Daniel Pinto lives in London and is co-founder and CEO of Stanhope Capital, one of the major independent asset-management groups in Europe and the founder and Chairman of the think tank New City Initiative (NCI), which has been at the forefront of the debate about ways of reforming the world of financial services in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis. A former investment banker, Pinto has served for 20 years as a financial adviser to governments, executives of large groups, industrialists, entrepreneurs and some of the richest families in the old and new worlds. A regular contributor of articles and editorials on economic and financial issues to leading newspapers (International Herald Tribune, The Independent, Telegraph, Le Monde, Le Figaro, Les Echos) Pinto sits on several prominent boards and investment committees. He received an MBA from Harvard Business School, graduated from Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris with an MA in Economics & Finance and holds an MSc in Finance from Université Paris-Dauphine. Pinto holds dual French and British citizenships.