2023 Global Inclusive Growth Summit

Washington, D.C.

2023 Global Inclusive Growth Summit Speakers 45

Hear from purpose-driven leaders on inclusive growth

Trevor Noah

Trevor Noah

Comedian, Best-Selling Author, Producer, & Philanthropist

Melinda French Gates Gates Foundation

Melinda French Gates

Ade Adepitan BBC

Ade Adepitan

TV presenter, journalist, Paralympic medallist


Michael Miebach Mastercard

Michael Miebach

Lilly Singh Unicorn Island Fund

Lilly Singh

Emmy Award-winning Entertainer and Founder

Unicorn Island Fund

Makhtar Diop IFC logo

Makhtar Diop

Brad Smith Microsoft

Brad Smith

Vice Chair and President


Shamina Singh Mastercad Center for Inclusive Growth

Shamina Singh

Headshot of Chetna Sinha Mann Deshi Foundation

Chetna Sinha

Founder & Chair

Mann Deshi Foundation

Hans Vestberg Verizon

Hans Vestberg

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer


Hamdi Ulukaya headshot Chobani

Hamdi Ulukaya



Headshot of Ibrahim, Hindou Oumarou Association for Indigenous Women and Peoples of Chad (AFPAT)

Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim

Headshot of Sonal Shah The Texas Tribune

Sonal Shah

Chief Executive Officer

The Texas Tribune

Dan Porterfield Aspen Institute

Dan Porterfield

President and CEO

The Aspen Institute

Headshot of Michael Froman CFR Logo

Michael Froman

President, Council on Foreign Relations


HE Majid Al-Suwaidi CO28

HE Majid Al-Suwaidi

Director General and Special Representative

UAE COP28 Presidency

Minister Bartlett Coat of arms of Jamaica

The Honourable Edmund Bartlett, CD

MP. Minister of Tourism


Dominic Barton headshot Leapfrog Investments

Dominic Barton

Suman Bery NITI Aayog

Suman Bery

Vice Chair

NITI Aayog

Afsaneh Beschloss RockCreek Group

Afsaneh Beschloss

Founder and CEO

RockCreek Group

Matthew Bishop Brooks Institute

Matthew Bishop

Visiting Senior Fellow

Brookings Institution

Janis Bowdler U.S. Department of the Treasury

Janis Bowdler

Counselor for Racial Equity

U.S. Department of the Treasury

Muriel Bowser

Muriel Bowser

Mayor, Washington DC

Melissa Bradley 1863 Ventures

Melissa Bradley

Managing Partner

1863 Ventures

Ellis Carr Momentus Capital

Ellis Carr

President & CEO

Momentus Capital

Ramiro Cavazos USHCC

Ramiro Cavazos

Wolfgang Fengler Headshot World Data Lab

Wolfgang Fengler

Michelle Fluery BBC

Michelle Fleury



Donald Kaberuka AfDB

Donald Kaberuka

Febrio Nathan Kacaribu Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Indonesia

Febrio Nathan Kacaribu

Chairman of Fiscal Policy Agency

Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Indonesia

Saya Kitasei Bramble

Saya Kitasei



Headshot of Raj Kumar Devex logo

Raj Kumar

President & Editor-in-Chief


Mark Malloch-Brown Open Society Foundations

Mark Malloch-Brown

Queen Maxima of The Netherlands UNSGSA

H.M. Queen Máxima of the Netherlands

UN Secretary-General's Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development


Sara Menker Gro Intelligence

Sara Menker

Founder & CEO

Gro Intelligence

Neera Tanden The White House

Neera Tanden

Senior Advisor to the President & Staff Secretary

The White House

Maria Theresa Kumar

Maria Teresa Kumar

Emmy-Nominated MSNBC Contributor

Eshrat Headshot MIT Sloan

Eshrat Waris

SOLshare and Earthshot Prize Finalist 2021

MIT Sloan School of Management

Mayor Randall Woodfin

Randall Woodfin

Mayor, City of Birmingham, Alabama

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