Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Zachary Schreiber '95 ─ From Crude to China: Perspectives on the Current Global Political Economy

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Kim Koo Library, 111 Thayer Street

This event is for students only.

Registration is required.  Please register here.

Please join Richard M. Locke, Provost and Schreiber Family Professor of Political Science and International and Public Affairs and Zachary Schreiber '95,  Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and Chief Investment Officer, PointState Capital.

During this talk, Provost Locke will engage Corporation Trustee and International Relations concentrator, Zachary Schreiber '95, to gain insights into his career path and perspectives on the current global political economy and financial markets.

Student participation encouraged. Light refreshments will be served. 

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Zachary Schreiber, a 1995 Brown graduate who concentrated in international relations, is chairman, chief executive officer and chief investment officer of PointState Capital. In addition, he is responsible for portfolio management of investments across a wide variety of asset classes and sectors, including energy, commodities, currencies, equities, credit and rates. Prior to co-founding PointState in 2011, Schreiber was managing director and portfolio manager at Duquesne Capital. Previously, he was a senior analyst at SILCAP/Bass Brothers Trading from 1996 through 2002. Schreiber serves on the boards for the Dalton School, the Harlem Children’s Zone, the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, and the Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia University. At Brown, Schreiber is a Corporation Trustee and previously served on the President’s Leadership Council. As an undergraduate, he played on the varsity lacrosse team, which he continues to actively support.