Speakers Bios & Abstracts

Platzhalter Speakers
Lynn Forester de Rothschild

Founder, Coalition for Inclusive Capitalism;
Chief Executive E.L. Rothschild LLC


Since June 2002, Lady de Rothschild has been the Chief Executive of E.L. Rothschild LLC, a private investment company with investments in media, asset management, consumer goods, information technology, agriculture and real estate worldwide. Holdings include The Economist Group (UK), Bronfman/E.L.Rothschild Asset Management, William Curley Chocolate, real estate and financial instruments. Lady de Rothschild has been a director of The Estee Lauder Companies since December 2000, The Economist Newspaper Limited (member of the Audit Committee) since October 2002. She is Co-host of the Conference on Inclusive Capitalism and Founder of the Coalition for Inclusive Capitalism. 

She is a director and member of the Executive Committee of the Peterson Institute of International Economics, a member of the Board of the Elumelu Foundation (Africa), a member of the Council on Foreign Relations (USA), Chatham House (UK) and the Institute for Strategic Studies (UK).  In October 2007, Lady de Rothschild was awarded  the Commendatore Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana.

She is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Pomona College and has her J.D from the Columbia University School of Law.