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TEDxWallStreet 2013

No Free Lunches – Seniors Benefit at the Expense of Our Kids

No Free Lunches – Seniors Benefit at the Expense of Our Kids.

Stanley F. Druckenmiller, Chairman, Founder, President and CEO at Duquesne Capital Management, founded the firm in 1981. He was a Managing Director at Soros Fund Management from 1988 to 2000, was employed at The Dreyfus Corporation, where Mr. Druckenmiller developed and ran the best performing mutual fund in the industry from its date of inception to his departure from Dreyfus in 2010. He is the Chairman of The Harlem Children’s Zone, is a Trustee of Environmental Defense Fund, is a Director of The Children’s Scholarship Fund, serves on the Board of Overseers of Memorial Sloan Kettering, and is a Member of the Investment Committee of Bowdoin College. He is a magna cum laude graduate of Bowdoin College in Maine with degrees in Economics and English and has graduate degree credits in Economics from the University of Michigan.

There’s Nothing Micro About 1 Billion Women

There’s Nothing Micro About 1 Billion Women

Mary Ellen Iskenderian is President and CEO of Women’s World Banking, the global nonprofit devoted to giving more low-income women access to the financial tools and resources they need to achieve security and prosperity. For more than 30 years, Women’s World Banking has worked with financial institutions to show them the benefit of investing in women as clients, and as leaders. Women’s World Banking equips these institutions to meet women’s needs through authoritative market research, leadership training, sustainable financial products and consumer education. Headquartered in New York, Women’s World Banking works with 39 institutions in 28 countries with a reach of 14 million women to create access to finance on a greater scale than ever before.