Anatole Kaletsky

Anatole Kaletsky is cochairman and chief economist of Gavekal Dragonomics, an investment research and asset management group based in Hong Kong and Beijing. He is a well-known economic commentator, a director of JP Morgan Emerging Markets Investment Trust and was chairman of the Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET) from its foundation in 2010 until 2015. He remains a member of INET’s governing board.

Before cofounding Gavekal and INET, Kaletsky was an award-winning journalist writing for the Financial Times, the London Times, the Economist, Reuters, and the New York Times in London, Moscow, New York, and Washington, D.C. His book Capitalism 4.0, published in 2010, anticipated many of the post-crisis transformations of the global economy and was nominated for the Samuel Johnson Prize. He now writes a monthly column on international economics for newspapers in the Project Syndicate global network and a monthly column on British political economy for Prospect magazine.

Kaletsky was educated at Cambridge, where he gained a First Class Honours degree in mathematics, and at Harvard, where he was a Kennedy Scholar and received an MA in economics. He holds an honorary Doctor of Science at the University of Buckingham.