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Legatum Lecture: Chris Meyer "The Emerging Economies Drive the Evolution of Capitalism"

Legatum Lecture: Chris Meyer "The E...

Added over 2 years ago | 01:19:10 | 3645 views

For half a century the US has sat at the center of the global economic system, and Western-style capitalism has dominated. Now, it's no secret that the center of gravity is shifting. Christopher Meyer discuss today's deeply held ass...

Legatum Lecture:Redefining Business in Africa with Dr. James Mwangi

Legatum Lecture:Redefining Business...

Added over 2 years ago | 01:09:25 | 2498 views

Under the stewardship of Dr. James Mwangi, Equity Bank challenged conventional banking wisdom and redefined their business model to focus on microfinance and low-income consumers.   Employing innovative approaches to collateral...

Legatum Lecture: Chocolate Symposium with Kopali Organics

Legatum Lecture: Chocolate Symposiu...

Added over 2 years ago | 01:00:00 | 2987 views

Learn about the bittersweet challenges and rewards of creating a company focused on a triple bottom line, and brand/product messaging combining sensory appeal and positive impact.

Legatum Lectures: Karim Khoja, CEO Roshan Afghanistan

Legatum Lectures: Karim Khoja, CEO ...

Added 5 years ago | 00:13:39 | 23298 views

Mr. Khoja’s involvement in the telecommunications sector in Afghanistan began in May 2002 as a volunteer consultant to the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development in an initiative to install the nationwide private communications infrastru...

Legatum Lecture: Jacqueline Novogratz, Founder of the Acumen Fund

Legatum Lecture: Jacqueline Novogra...

Added 5 years ago | 00:21:37 | 41148 views

Jacqueline Novogratz speaks to MIT students about her work in creating the Acumen Fund, a non-profit global venture fund that uses entrepreneurial approaches to solve the problems of global poverty. Jacqueline Novogratz is the CEO of ...

Legatum Lecture: Michael Chu, Micro-finance Pioneer (updated)

Legatum Lecture: Michael Chu, Micro...

Added 5 years ago | 00:16:40 | 37428 views

Michael Chu discusses bottom-up development and entrepreneurship in emerging markets. Chu is Managing Director and co‐founder of the Ignia Fund, an equity firm based in Mexico dedicated to investing in and developing commercial enterpris...

Legatum Lecture: Chuck Lacy

Legatum Lecture: Chuck Lacy

Added 5 years ago | 00:13:29 | 22717 views

Chuck Lacy dedicates his professional life to using entrepreneurship to solve social and community problems. He is currently President of The Barred Rock Fund, a venture capital fund that invests in companies likely to create jobs and ...

Legatum Lecture: Fernando Nilo - Recycla

Legatum Lecture: Fernando Nilo - Re...

Added 5 years ago | 00:11:35 | 34741 views

Legatum Lecture - Paul Polak

Legatum Lecture - Paul Polak

Added 5 years ago | 00:12:01 | 46444 views

Paul Polak isn’t your everyday global poverty fighter. He’s a 75-year old former psychiatrist who believes that the world’s poorest people, most of whom are farmers living on less than $2/day, are capable entrepreneurs and viable consume...

Legatum Lecture - Jack Hennessy ( med. length)

Legatum Lecture - Jack Hennessy ( m...

Added 5 years ago | 00:18:15 | 55435 views

On January 1, 1997 Jack retired after seven years as Chairman of the Executive Board and Chief Executive Officer of Credit Suisse First Boston (CSFB), a leading U.S. investment Bank, after its two most successful years in history (199...

Legatum Pericles Lecture: East Timor President Jose Ramos-Horta Speaks about Challenges in Nation-Building

Legatum Pericles Lecture: East Timo...

Added almost 5 years ago | 01:22:00 | 17778 views

President José Manuel Ramos-Horta, is the second President of East Timor since independence from Indonesia, taking office on 20 May 2007. He is a co-recipient of the 1996 Nobel Peace Prize for his work towards a just and peaceful solutio...

Bhaskar Chakravorti, Innovations Expert Speaks at the Legatum Center

Bhaskar Chakravorti, Innovations Ex...

Added over 4 years ago | 01:06:00 | 6257 views

Senior Lecturer, Harvard Business School Co-Leader, McKinsey & Company's Innovation Practice Bhaskar Chakravorti is a senior lecturer at the Harvard Business School, a faculty associate with the Harvard University Center for the Envi...