Dr. Komal S. Sri-Kumar is President of the Santa Monica, California based Sri-Kumar Global Strategies, Inc., a macroeconomic consulting firm he formed in January 2013 to advise multinational firms and sovereign wealth funds on global risk and opportunities. Prior to founding the firm, Sri worked at the Los Angeles-based Trust Company of the West (TCW) from 1990 to 2012, serving for the last several years as the firm’s Chief Global Strategist. He was Chairman of TCW’s Comprehensive Asset Allocation Committee from 1997 to 2015.
Before his work at TCW, Sri was Senior Vice President at the Beverly Hills-based Drexel Burnham Lambert, and Executive Vice President of DBL Americas, specializing in country risk analysis.
He is a Senior Fellow at the Milken Institute, and was a former member of the Columbia
University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Alumni Board. His articles and interviews
have been published in the Financial Times, Wall Street Journal and the New York Times. He is often interviewed on CNBC, Bloomberg Radio and TV, and is a contributor to Bloomberg Opinion.
Sri holds an M.A. in Economics from the Delhi School of Economics, and M.Phil and Ph.D. degrees from Columbia University. His doctoral dissertation at Columbia University was supervised by Robert Mundell, Nobel Laureate in Economics (1999).
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
1:00pm – 1:45pm
This talk will focus on the pace of recovery from the ongoing global crisis, which countries are likely to be the first to recover, and investment classes that are likely to benefit most.