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Milken Institute

November 29, 2016 01:55 ET

Milken Institute Convenes Leaders at London Summit

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - November 29, 2016) - On December 5-6, the Milken Institute will bring together CEOs, major investors, philanthropists, and other leaders at its sixth annual London Summit. With more than 130 speakers, nearly a thousand attendees, and 35 public and private sessions, the Summit will focus on some of the world's most pressing challenges. Panel topics include: Europe in the post-Brexit age, America and the world after the U.S. election, and the new risks and new opportunities in global capital markets.

"We are delighted to return to London, bringing with us the Milken Institute's unique ability to convene leaders, and to extend our work addressing the core issues of access to capital, improving health, and spurring job creation," said Institute CEO Mike Klowden. "Given this year's events, we look forward to providing important insight into the forces that will be shaping 2017 -- and beyond."

Held at the Park Plaza Westminster, the London Summit is an invitation-only event but is open to registered media. Press may apply at

This year's London Summit speakers include:

  • Lord Paddy Ashdown, GCMG, KBE, PC, Politician, Former Diplomat and Humanitarian
  • Percy Barnevik, Honorary Chairman, Hand in Hand
  • Mike Coupe, CEO, Sainsbury's
  • Marissa Drew, Co-Head of EMEA Investment Banking and Capital Markets, Credit Suisse
  • Luke Ellis, CEO, Man Group
  • Begüm Doğan Faralyali, President, Doğan Holding
  • Niall Ferguson, Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University
  • Thomas Finke, Chairman and CEO, Barings
  • Baroness Sally Greengross, OBE, President and Chief Executive, International Longevity Center-U.K.; Member, House of Lords
  • Nobel Gulati, CEO, Two Sigma Advisers
  • Sir Michael Hintze, Founder, CEO and Senior Investment Officer, CQS
  • Rick Lacaille, Executive Vice President and Global Chief Investment Officer, State Street Global Advisors
  • Jonathan Nelson, Founder and CEO, Providence Equity Partners
  • Lord Peter Mandelson, Chairman, Global Counsel; Former European Trade Commissioner and British First Secretary of State
  • Michael Milken, Chairman, Milken Institute
  • Jonathan Nelson, Founder and CEO, Providence Equity Partners
  • Rain Newton-Smith, Chief Economist, Confederation of British Industry
  • Roland Rudd, Founder and Chairman, Finsbury and Open Britain
  • Sir Richard Shirreff, Partner, Strategia Worldwide Ltd.; Former Deputy Supreme Allied Commander Europe, NATO
  • Howard Shore, Executive Chairman, Shore Capital Group
  • Igor Tulchinsky, Founder and CEO, WorldQuant LLC

Complete information about the Milken Institute London Summit, including a full program and the list of speakers confirmed to date, is available at Videos of all panels will be available on the Summit website immediately following the event.

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About the Milken Institute
The Milken Institute is a nonprofit, nonpartisan think tank determined to increase global prosperity by advancing collaborative solutions that widen access to capital, create jobs and improve health. It does this through independent, data-driven research, action-oriented meetings and meaningful policy initiatives.

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