Elaine Smith

Community Lead, Banking and Capital Markets of the World Economic Forum



Elaine Smith

Elaine works at the World Economic Forum where she is responsible for engagements of Financial Services Partners of the Forum. She is also the Manager of the Global Future Council of Financial and Monetary Systems. Elaine previously worked in the financial industry (Banco Patrimonio, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan, Morgan Stanley). She holds a degree in Business Management (Universidade Mackenzie), an MBA in Finance (USP FIA), participated at the Leadership in the 21st Century Young Global Leader/World Economic Forum Program at Harvard Kennedy School, Oxford and Yale, and is a Harvard Business School alumna.

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