BSR Conference 2012: Fast Forward / October 23-26 / New York

Zachary Karabell

President, River Twice Research

Session Speaker

Zachary Karabell

At River Twice Research, Zachary Karabell analyzes economic and political trends. Karabell is also a Senior Advisor for BSR and President of River Twice Capital Advisors, LLC. In addition, he is Contributing Editor for Newsweek and The Daily Beast. Previously, he was Executive Vice President, Head of Marketing, and Chief Economist at Fred Alger Management, a New York–based investment firm, and President of Fred Alger and Company, as well as Portfolio Manager of the China-U.S. Growth Fund, which won both a Lipper Award for top performance and a five-star designation from Morningstar. Karabell was also Executive Vice President of Alger’s Spectra Funds, a family of mutual funds that launched the Alger Green Fund, which is based on the idea that profit and sustainability are linked. At Alger, he oversaw the creation, launch, and marketing of several funds; led corporate strategy for acquisitions; and represented the firm at public forums and in the media.

Thank You, Sponsors

Executive Sponsors

Cisco Hitachi PwC Target UL Responsible Sourcing

Associate Sponsors

Anheuser-Busch InBev

Supporting Sponsors

Adobe AT&T ExxonMobil Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc.

Participating Sponsors

American Express Baker & McKenzie LLP Best Buy BNY Mellon Ford Hyatt Hotels Corporation The Walt Disney Company UPS Vale

Contributing Sponsors

Chevron icix Levi Strauss & Co.

Convening Media

Bloomberg Business Week Weber Shandwick

Marketing and Media

3BL Media BEF Caixin Media Corporate Knights Globescan GreenBiz Group Inc. Hemlock Responsible-Investor Sina Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR) Tomorrow Partners