President and Founder of Eurasia Group
Ian Bremmer is the President and Founder of Eurasia Group, a leading global political risk research and consulting firm as well as founder of GZERO Media tasked with public coverage for global affairs.. Bremmer is also a foreign affairs columnist and editor at large for Time Magazine as of December 2014. In 2013, he was named professor at New York University, and in 2019, Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs announced that Bremmer would teach an Applied Geopolitics course at the school. He is the author of The J Curve, Every Nation for Itself, and the New York Times bestselling Us vs. Them: The Failure of Globalism.
He is a prolific thought leader and author, regularly expressing his views on political issues in public speeches, television appearances, and top publications. Dubbed the “rising guru” in the field of political risk by The Economist, he is a Global Research Professor at New York University and a Foreign Affairs Columnist and Editor at Large for TIME magazine. His latest book, Superpower: Three Choices for America’s Role in the World, was published in May 2015. Bremmer is credited with bringing the craft of political risk to financial markets—he created Wall Street’s first global political risk index (GPRI)—and for establishing political risk as an academic discipline.
Bremmer spoke at The Common Good Forum & American Spirit Awards 2016.