Marcus Evans is very proud to announce Todd Benjamin, former financial editor at CNN international as the Chairman at the Elite Summit taking place on June 11th-13th 2018, at the Fairmont Le Montreux Place in Montreux, Switzerland.
Todd Benjamin is well known to television audiences across the globe. For 26 years he worked as an anchor, correspondent, and financial editor for CNN. During that time he was based in Washington DC, New York, Tokyo, and London.
Todd’s wide-ranging international experience and informed opinions, combined with his engaging style have made Todd a sought-after moderator and interviewer, often working with the same clients year after year.
Todd works closely with his clients to ensure that their conferences and meetings will be energizing, informative, and effective.
As one client says, “his moderation technique made sure that everybody was involved and more importantly energized—in fact a quote from one of the CEO’s was that the whole room became a panel.”
He always begins a conversation with clients, “What are the main themes or points you want your audience to walk away with, both from a content and branding viewpoint. How can I help assure you that the money you are spending on this event is money well spent, reflecting well on you and the firm.”
His clients range from Fortune 500 companies to financial firms , private equity firms, and intergovernmental agencies.
An award-winning journalist, Todd has interviewed Mikhail Gorbachev, Bill Clinton, Alan Greenspan, Tony Blair, Dick Cheney, as well as several of the world’s leading CEOs, including Jack Welch,Lou Gerstner, Carlos Ghosn.
Todd continues to appear on CNN as an independent analyst to provide live commentary and analysis, where his views on the global economy, financial markets, Eurozone crisis, and other issues are widely followed.
At the Elite summit, he will be moderating the panel discussion that will offer independent advisers of wealthy private investors and international fund and asset managers an intimate environment for focused discussion of the key new drivers shaping wealth management asset allocations
With continued market volatility and legislative changes, it is more important than ever for family offices to seek solutions to better protect their wealth across generations and ensure their legacy endures. Successfully maneuvering today’s changing financial markets requires you to broaden your perspectives, expand your global network and form powerful alliances.
Hence this year the Elite Summit will be looking at fusing these modern-day essentials into an event where attendees gather insights from world-class experts, connect with accomplished colleagues, and join forces with specialist advisors.