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Emilio Granados Franco

Head of Global Risks and Geopolitical Agenda, World Economic Forum

Emilio is the lead author of the Global Risks Report. He has 15 years of experience in international economics, political strategy, risk analysis and foresight, working with all types of public and private institutions worldwide. Emilio has lead the geo-economic risk management strategy for Mexico during the negotiation of two historic free trade agreements, the political risk strategy for a multinational business consortium with billion- dollar investments in one of the most unstable regions in the world, and the environmental risk strategy for a public-private infrastructure portfolio funded by an international development bank. He holds a BA in Economics from the Mexican Autonomous Institute of Technology (ITAM) and a Masters of Public Policy from the University of Chicago.