THE WHARTON SCHOOL – PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA

Veracity CEO Steven Fox was a guest lecturer at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he lectured and led discussions in both graduate and undergraduate classes on the subject of corporate diplomacy and due diligence. This was the fourth time Steven traveled to the school to speak with students about these themes.

HARVARD BUSINESS SCHOOL – CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS

Veracity CEO Steven Fox visited the Harvard Business School, where he led a case study on political risk factors relating to a proposed investment in Myanmar in a class titled Risk Management for Corporate Leaders. This was the third time Steven visited the school to lead classes on similar themes.

LATIN AMERICAN BUSINESS AND POLITICAL OUTLOOK – NEW YORK

Associate Director Christian Perlingiere discussed the shifting political landscapes and their impact on foreign investors in Brazil, Argentina, and Mexico as part of a panel on Latin America hosted by the American Chemical Society.

 

The Global African Investment Summit – London

The Global African Investment Summit brought together African heads of state, business leaders, and some of the largest foreign investors focused on Sub-Saharan Africa. Veracity CEO Steven Fox co-hosted a workshop discussion with Cherie Blair CBE, QC on the ​legal and strategic dimensions of operating successful investments in fragile environments. Steven also featured on a private equity panel, sharing his views on risk mitigation for large private equity investments in Africa.

Annual Conference: International Bar Association – Vienna, Austria

Veracity CEO Steven Fox attended the Annual Conference of the International Bar Association, serving as a panelist in a session on the challenges natural resources investors face in building effective relations with governments, communities, and other key stakeholders.

15th Risk Mitigation & CSR Seminar – Toronto, Canada

Veracity CEO Steven Fox delivered remarks at the 15th Risk Mitigation & CSR Seminar, hosted by the Canada-Southern Africa Chamber of Business. Steven discussed mitigation strategies for the range of potential investment “landmines” in the mining sector.