2016 Select Participants

(HC) indicates members of the Global Forum host committee

Fazle Hasan Abed
Founder and Chairperson
BRAC
Jose Almeida
Chair and CEO
Baxter International
Dominic Barton (HC)
Global Managing Partner
McKinsey & Company
Rich Battista
President and CEO
Time Inc.
Koos Bekker (HC)
Chairman
Naspers
Cherie Blair
Founder
Cherie Blair Foundation for Women
Richard Branson (HC)
Chairman
Virgin Group
Victor Chu (HC)
Chairman
First Eastern Investment Group
Marcelo Claure
Chief Executive Officer
Sprint
Geoff Colvin
Senior Editor-at-Large
Fortune
Lynn Forester de Rothschild (HC)
Chief Executive Officer
E.L. Rothschild
Hernando de Soto (HC)
President
Institute for Liberty and Democracy
Bineta Diop
Special Envoy for Women, Peace and Security, African Union; Executive Director
Femmes Africa Solidarité
Nina Easton
Chair, MPW International and Co-chair, Global Forum
Fortune
Cathy Engelbert (HC)
Chief Executive Officer
Deloitte LLP
John Fallon
Chief Executive Officer
Pearson PLC
Roger Ferguson (HC)
President and CEO
TIAA
Bill Ford
Executive Chairman
Ford Motor Co.
Rana Foroohar
Assistant Managing Editor
Time
Nancy Gibbs
Editorial Director, Time Inc. News Group and Editor-in-Chief
Time
Gary Gottlieb
Chief Executive Officer
Partners in Health
Hugh Grant (HC)
Chairman and CEO
Monsanto
Jacqueline Hinman
Chairman and CEO
CH2M
Mo Ibrahim (HC)
Chair
Mo Ibrahim Foundation
Joseph Jimenez (HC)
Chief Executive Officer
Novartis AG
Fisk Johnson (HC)
Chairman and CEO
S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
Joe Kaeser (HC)
Chief Executive Officer
Siemens AG
Margaret Keane
President and CEO
Synchrony Financial
Declan Kelly (HC)
Chairman and CEO
Teneo Holdings
Nicholas Kristof
Columnist
New York Times
Fred Krupp
President
Environmental Defense Fund
Adam Lashinsky
Assistant Managing Editor and Editorial Director, Brainstorm TECH
Fortune
Clifton Leaf
Co-chair, Brainstorm HEALTH and Deputy Editor
Fortune
Rich Lesser (HC)
President and CEO
The Boston Consulting Group
Andrew Liveris (HC)
President, Chairman, and CEO
The Dow Chemical Co.
James Manyika
Director, McKinsey Global Institute and Senior Partner
McKinsey & Company
Federica Marchionni (HC)
Former Chief Executive Officer
Lands' End
Strive Masiyiwa
Founder and Group Executive Chairman
Econet Wireless Group
Mike McNamara (HC)
Chief Executive Officer
Flex
David Miliband
President and CEO
International Rescue Committee
Denise Morrison (HC)
President and CEO
Campbell Soup Co.
Alan Murray
Editor-in-Chief, Fortune and Chief Content Officer
Time Inc.
Brian O'Keefe
International Editor and Co-chair, Brainstorm E
Fortune
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
Former Finance Minister, Nigeria; Chair
Gavi, the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization
Raj Panjabi
Co-founder and CEO
Last Mile Health
Stefano Pessina (HC)
Chief Executive Officer
Walgreens Boots Alliance
Michael Porter
University Professor
Harvard Business School
Giuseppe Recchi (HC)
Executive Chairman
Telecom Italia
Joseph A. Ripp
Chairman
Time Inc.
Judith Rodin (HC)
President
Rockefeller Foundation
Ginni Rometty (HC)
Chairman, President and CEO
IBM Corp.
Guy Ryder
Director-General
International Labor Organization
Damon Silvers
Director of Policy and Special Counsel
AFL-CIO
Martin Sorrell (HC)
Chief Executive Officer
WPP
Andrew Stern (HC)
Senior Fellow
Columbia University
Lawrence Summers
Former U.S. Treasury Secretary; President Emeritus
Harvard University
Helle Thorning-Schmidt
Former Prime Minister, Denmark; Chief Executive Officer
Save the Children International
Darren Walker (HC)
President
Ford Foundation
Tom Wilson (HC)
Chairman and CEO
The Allstate Corporation
Yang Yuanqing
Chairman and CEO
Lenovo Group Ltd.
Father Mussie Zerai
Chairman
Habeshia Agency Cooperation for Development