Prof. Jeffrey D. Sachs

Director, Center for Sustainable Development, Columbia University (FBSD Advisory Council Co-chair)
Jeffery Sachs
Prof. Jeffrey D. Sachs
Director, Center for Sustainable Development, Columbia University (FBSD Advisory Council Co-chair)
BIOGRAPHY

Jeffrey D. Sachs is a University Professor and Director of the Center for Sustainable Development at Columbia University, where he directed the Earth Institute from 2002 until 2016. He is also President of the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network and a commissioner of the UN Broadband Commission for Development. He has been advisor to three United Nations Secretaries-General, and currently serves as an SDG Advocate under Secretary-General António Guterres. He spent over twenty years as a professor at Harvard University, where he received his B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. degrees. He has authored numerous bestseller books. Sachs was twice named as one of Time magazine’s 100 most influential world leaders and was ranked by The Economist among the top three most influential living economists.


SESSIONS BY Prof. Jeffrey D. Sachs

 
  - Europe/Zurich

PREVIOUS SESSIONS BY Prof. Jeffrey D. Sachs

7th WIF 2021
 
  - Europe/Zurich

PREVIOUS SESSIONS MODERATED BY Prof. Jeffrey D. Sachs

4th WIF 2014
 
  - Europe/Zurich