Thierry Malleret is Senior Partner, Head of Research and Networks at IJ Partners SA, an investment company offering entrepreneurs and families globally an opportunity to invest in direct, liquid, real estate and social investments.
Prior to that, he was managing partner of Rainbow Insight (“Brokering Ideas and Opinions”), an advisory boutique that provided tailor-made intelligence to global chief executives and ultra-high-net-worth individuals.
Until March 2007, Thierry headed the Global Risk Network at the World Economic Forum, a network that brings together top-end opinion and policymakers, CEOs and academics to look at how global issues affect business and society in the short- and long-term.
Thierry has organized Davos and spoken at global, industry and regional events for several consecutive years. Prior to that, he worked in investment banking (as a Chief Economist and Strategist of a major Russian investment bank), think tanks and academia (both in New York and Oxford) and in government (with a three-year spell in the Prime Minister’s office in Paris).
Thierry has written several business and academic books, and has also published four novels. He has appeared on numerous network television programs (including CNN and CNBC) and has been widely published, among other places, in the International Herald Tribune, Wall Street Journal and Time Magazine. His latest business book “Global Risks – Business Success in Turbulent Times” was published by Palgrave Macmillan in 2007 and has just been published in Indonesian.
He was educated at the Sorbonne and Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Paris and St. Antony’s College at Oxford. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics.