Michael J. Mauboussin is an investment strategist and has been in the financial services industry for more than twenty-five years. He has also taught at the Columbia Graduate School of Business since 1993, and is on the board of trustees at the Santa Fe Institute.
He is the author of two previous books, Think Twice: Harnessing the Power of Counterintuition andMore Than You Know: Finding Financial Wisdom in Unconventional Places and is coauthor, with Alfred Rappaport, of Expectations Investing: Reading Stock Prices for Better Returns.
William Green is the author of "The Great Minds of Investing." He has written for The New Yorker, Time, Fortune, Forbes, Fast Company, Bloomberg, and The Economist. He edited the Asian, European, Middle Eastern and African editions of Time.
Tren Griffin works at Microsoft. Previously, he was a partner at Eagle River, a private equity firm controlled by Craig McCaw, with investments in the telecommunication and software industries, including McCaw Cellular, Nextel, Nextel Partners, XO Communications, Teledesic, and many start-up firms. His early career included five years working and living as a business consultant in Korea and Australia. Tren blogs about investing and other topics at 25iq.com. He is the author of The Global Negotiator: Building Strong Business Relationships Anywhere in the World; Korea, The Tiger Economy; Taiwan's Economy; Ah Mo: Legends from the Northwest; and More Ah Mo.
Kabir Sehgal is the New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestselling author of five books including Coined: The Rich Life of Money And How Its History Has Shaped Us. He has written for MarketWatch, New York Observer, TheStreet, CNBC, Quartz, ZeroHedge, and Atlanta Business Chronicle. He has appeared on CNN, PBS, NPR, C-SPAN, Bloomberg, CNBC, Fox News. He was a vice president at J.P. Morgan and is a Grammy winning producer.
After serving as a Captain in the United States Marine Corps, Dr. Gray received a PhD, and was a finance professor at Drexel University. Dr. Gray’s interest in entrepreneurship and behavioral finance led him to found Alpha Architect. You can learn more about his firm at http://alphaarchitect.com.
Dorie Clark is an Adjunct Professor of Business Administration at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and the author of Reinventing You (Harvard Business Review Press, 2013) and Stand Out (Portfolio/Penguin, 2015), as well as the e-book Stand Out Networking. A former presidential campaign spokeswoman, she is a frequent contributor to the Harvard Business Review, TIME, and Entrepreneur. Recognized as a “branding expert” by the Associated Press, Inc., and Fortune, Clark is a marketing strategy consultant and speaker for clients including Google, Microsoft, Yale University, Fidelity, and the World Bank. You can follow her on Twitter @dorieclark and download her free 42-page Stand Out Self-Assessment Workbook.
Andrew Palmer is the business affairs editor of The Economist, with responsibility for the business, finance and science sections of the newspaper. He was previously finance editor, banking editor and Americas editor, among other roles. He has been with the Economist Group since 1996, and lives in London.