Nader Mousavizadeh

Nader Mousavizadeh is Co-founder and Co-CEO of Macro Advisory Partners.

From 2010-2013, Nader was Chief Executive of Oxford Analytica, the global analysis and advisory firm.

Nader Mousavizadeh is Co-founder and Co-CEO of Macro Advisory Partners.

 

From 2010-2013, Nader was Chief Executive of Oxford Analytica, the global analysis and advisory firm. Prior to joining Oxford Analytica, he was an investment banker at Goldman Sachs from 2004-2009, where he worked in the Financial Industries M&A group in New York, and was latterly based in Europe with a number of global client relationships.
Before entering the private sector, Nader served at the United Nations, first as a political officer in Bosnia-Herzegovina, and subsequently in the Executive Office of UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan from 1997-2003.

 

A magna cum laude graduate of Harvard College and a Rhodes Scholar at the University of Oxford where he received his M.Phil. in International Relations from Christ Church College, Nader received his MBA as a Sloan Fellow at the Sloan School of Management at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

 

Nader is the author, with Kofi Annan, of Interventions: A Life in War and Peace, and the Editor of the Black Book of Bosnia.

 

Elected a Global Leader for Tomorrow by the World Economic Forum, Nader is a widely published contributor of articles and essays to The Financial Times, The New York Times, The Times of London, and Foreign Policy, amongst other publications. He writes the Compass column for Reuters.

 

Nader is a Co-Chair of the Richard Holbrooke Forum of the American Academy in Berlin, and a member of the Geopolitical Risk Council of the World Economic Forum.

John Sawers

John Sawers is Chairman and Partner of Macro Advisory Partners.

John joined MAP in early 2015 after completing his five-year tenure as Chief of the Secret Intelligence Service (MI6) in November 2014.

John Sawers is Chairman and Partner of Macro Advisory Partners.

 

John joined MAP in early 2015 after completing his five-year tenure as Chief of the Secret Intelligence Service (MI6) in November 2014.  As Chief he modernised the way the Service works and created a more open approach to public accountability, as well as leading it through a period of high terrorist threat and international political upheaval.

 

Prior to leading MI6 he was the UK’s Ambassador to the United Nations (2007-2009), Political Director of the Foreign Office (2003-2007), Special Representative in Iraq (2003), Ambassador to Cairo (2001-2003) and Foreign Policy Adviser to Prime Minister Tony Blair (1999-2001).

 

He studied at the universities of Nottingham, St Andrews, Witwatersrand and Harvard. John is, in addition, a Non-Executive Director of BP, a Visiting Professor at King’s College London, a Senior Fellow of the Royal United Services Institute and a Governor of the Ditchley Foundation.

 

David Claydon

David Claydon is Co-founder and Co-CEO of Macro Advisory Partners.

David spent fifteen years building macro investing, advisory and research businesses at J.P. Morgan and Morgan Stanley.

David Claydon is Co-founder and Co-CEO of Macro Advisory Partners.

 

David spent fifteen years building macro investing, advisory and research businesses at J.P. Morgan and Morgan Stanley and leads the firm’s analysis at the intersection of politics, markets and economics.

 

David has two decades of experience conducting this analysis in public and private sector roles, on both sides of the Atlantic: starting his career as a Legislative Assistant for Richard A. Gephardt, then Majority Leader in the U.S. House of Representatives, he moved to Wall Street in 1993.

 

From 2008 to 2010 David worked for the U.K. Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs as Specialist Economic Advisor. In mid-2010 David returned briefly to finance at UBS as head of Macro Trading Strategy in the Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities division.

 

David is a fellow of the RSA and a Trustee of Great Ormond Street Hospital’s Children’s Charity. David holds a first class degree in Government from the University of Essex.

Mona Sutphen

Mona Sutphen is a Partner of Macro Advisory Partners.

Mona spent three years at UBS AG as Managing Director. She served as White House Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy (2009-2011).

Mona Sutphen is a Partner of Macro Advisory Partners. Mona joins the firm in New York after spending three years at UBS AG as Managing Director, covering geopolitical risk and macro-policy trends. Mona served as White House Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy from 2009 – 2011.

 

From 2001 to 2008, she was Managing Director at Stonebridge International, a global strategy consulting firm advising multinational corporations and financial institutions.  Prior to Stonebridge, Mona was a U.S. Foreign Service Officer from 1991-2000, serving in the Clinton Administration on the staff of the National Security Council at the White House, the U.S. Mission to the United Nations, the Office of the High Representative in Sarajevo, the State Department and at the U.S. Embassy in Bangkok.

 

Mona is co-author of The Next American Century:  How the U.S. Can Thrive as Other Powers Rise. Mona is a member of the President’s Intelligence Advisory Board (PIAB) and serves on the Boards of the International Rescue Committee and Human Rights First.  She is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Mona holds a BA from Mount Holyoke College and an MSc from the London School of Economics.