Pippa Malmgren, speaker

Pippa Malmgren

Macro outlook, geopolitics and technology expert - former adviser to the President of the United States, adviser on Brexit, founder of a robotics firm

Dr. Pippa Malmgren identifies macro trends that will impact on businesses and politics and focusses on the risks that are hard to quantify - politics, policy, geopolitics and technology. She is a compelling speaker and author of several best-selling books - "Signals", "Geopolitics for Investors" and "The Leadership Lab" (October 2018)

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About Pippa Malmgren

Background / History

She started her career as Trade Policy Specialist with the Trade Policy Research Centre in London and the OECD in Paris and went on to hold many high profile positions including;

  • Member of George Bush's National Economic Council
  • Member of the President's Working Group on Financial Markets and the President's Working Group on Corporate Governance
  • Member of the Homeland Defence Working Group on Terrorism Risks to the Economy
  • Deputy Head of Global Strategy at UBS
  • Chief Currency Strategist for Bankers Trust
  • Head of the Global Investment Management business for Bankers Trust in Asia


She was named a Global Leader for Tomorrow by the World Economic Forum in Davos in 2000. She participated in Fortune's Most Powerful Women in Business in 2013. She is a member of The British Ministry of Defence Working Group on Global Strategic Trends. She is a frequent guest on the BBC, including Newsnight and the Today Programme, and a guest anchor on CNBC and Bloomberg. She speaks at conferences on behalf of The Financial Times, The Economist, Institutional Investor and diverse global firms. She is also on the advisory board at MIT and Indiana University and has lectured at INSEAD, TSINGHUA University, Duke University and LSE. She has a B.A. from Mount Vernon College and an M.Sc. and a Ph.D. from the London School of Economics. She has also participated in the Harvard Programme on National Security.

Current / Past Roles & Positions

  • Former economic advisor to the President of the United States
  • Bestselling author of Signals
  • Explains the world economy in plain English
  • Founder of DRPM consulting
  • Co-founder at H Robotics

Speaking Style

Pippa Malmgren spots things others don’t which is why she has advised so many governments, presidents and company chiefs – add to that her easy speaking style and personal charm and you will not be disappointed.


Pippa Malmgren has a specialist talent for reading the economic signals which allow her to identify important trends and risks. Presidents and CEOs understand the value of her advice and appreciate her ability to explain the world economy in plain English. Politics, policy and geopolitics are her specialist subjects. She is currently founder of DRPM Group which provides advice for investment banks, fund managers and hedge funds as well as Sovereign Wealth Funds, pension funds and global corporations. She has strong views on the importance of manufacturing in modern economies and is part owner of H Robotics, which manufactures drones for commercial applications
co-founder at H Robotics. She serves on several advisory boards and working groups:Real Vision Television, the British Ministry of Defence Working Group on Global Strategic Trends, the Greater London Authority Infrastructure Advisory Board, MIT and Indiana University School of Public Policy and Environmental Affairs.

Speaking Topics

  • Detecting the trends
  • Risk
  • Strategy
  • Politics
  • Finance
  • Economics


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