Moisés Naím

Distinguished Fellow, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and Former Minister of Trade and Industry for Venezuela
Moisés Naím is a distinguished fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, an internationally syndicated columnist and a contributing editor to The Atlantic.  Naím was the editor-in-chief of Foreign Policy magazine for 14 years and is the author of many scholarly articles and more than 10 books on international economics and politics. His book,The End of Power, a New York Times bestseller, has been published in 18 languages and was selected by the Washington Post and the Financial Times as one of the best books of the year. The End of Power was also Mark Zuckerberg’s inaugural pick for his 2015 “A Year of Books” initiative. In 2013 the British magazine Prospect named him one of the world’s leading thinkers, and the Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute of Switzerland has ranked him among the top 100 global thought leaders for the past three years. He is also the host and producer of Efecto Naím, a weekly television program on international affairs that airs throughout the Americas. Naím has served as Venezuela’s minister of development, director of Venezuela’s Central Bank, and executive director of the World Bank. . Naím holds MSc and PhD degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.