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Company Overview of World Economic Forum

Company Overview

World Economic Forum (WEF) is a not-for-profit foundation that primarily focuses on developing entrepreneurship and corporate governance system throughout the world. The organization conducts various programs and events focusing on health, agricultural trade, corporate governance, social investing, global competitiveness, energy, and pension reforms. Its Centre for Strategic Insight assists in identifying emerging risks and developments that would affect the agendas of business and governments and Global Institute for Partnership and Governance focuses on developing private-public partnerships to alleviate world’s pressing problems such as health, education, poverty reduction, and environmen...

91-93 route de la Capite


Geneva,  1223


Founded in 1971


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Key Executives for World Economic Forum

Founder and Executive Chairman
Age: 78
Founding Member
Age: 79
Managing Director and Chief Operations Officer
Managing Director and Head of Centre for Strategic Insight
Age: 72
Managing Director of Global Institute for Partnership and Governance
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

World Economic Forum Key Developments

World Economic Forum Presents at Money 20/20 Conference, Oct-23-2016 01:00 PM

World Economic Forum Presents at Money 20/20 Conference, Oct-23-2016 01:00 PM. Venue: The Venetian, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. Speakers: Yobie Benjamin.

World Economic Forum Presents at World Bank - Singapore Infrastructure Finance Summit, Oct-17-2016 03:45 PM

World Economic Forum Presents at World Bank - Singapore Infrastructure Finance Summit, Oct-17-2016 03:45 PM. Venue: The Westin Singapore, 12 Marina View, Asia Square, Tower 2, Singapore. Speakers: Jennifer Blanke, Chief Economist.

World Economic Forum Appoints Jeremy Jurgens to the Managing Board

Jeremy Jurgens, Chief Information and Interaction Officer at the World Economic Forum, has been appointed to the organization's Managing Board. He has worked in education and technology at the Japanese Ministry of Finance, National Public Radio in the US and at Microsoft before joining the World Economic Forum in 1999.

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