Financial Security Summit Keynote: Building the Wealth of Tomorrow’s America
If the Occupy Wall Street movement gave voice to the challenge of inequality, legendary Civil Rights leader Andrew Young, banker and author Kabir Sehgal, and silver rights leader and author John Hope Bryant take up the challenge with a more practical dialogue about how to create more savings and wealth in American households, strengthen middle-class opportunity, and in doing so improve the economic future of the country.
Kabir Sehgal, Emerging Market Equity Sales, J.P. Morgan
Ambassador Andrew Young, Co-Chairman & Founding Principal, GoodWorks International
John Hope Bryant, Founder, Chairman, & CEO, Operation HOPE
Jared Sandberg, Editor, Bloomberg.com
John Hope Bryant is a thought leader, founder, chairman and CEO of Operation HOPE and Bryant Group Companies, Inc. Magazine/CEO READ bestselling business author of LOVE LEADERSHIP: The New Way to Lead in a Fear-Based World (Jossey-Bass) the only African-American bestselling business author in America, and is chairman of the Subcommittee for the Under-Served and Community Empowerment for the U.S. President’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability, for President Barack Obama. Mr. Bryant is the co-founder of the Gallup-HOPE Index, the only national research poll on youth financial dignity and youth economic energy in the U.S. He is also a co-founder of Global Dignity with HRH Crown Prince Haakon of Norway and Professor Pekka Himanen of Finland. Global Dignity is affiliated with the Forum of Young Global Leaders and the World Economic Forum. Mr. Bryant serves on the board of directors of Ares Commercial Real Estate Corporation, an NYSE Euronext publicly traded company, and a division of $54 billion Ares Capital.