The Current State of Global Affairs – What Every Business Needs to Know

CEO Perspectives and Northern Trust co-hosted a dinner and discussion on May 9th at Northern Trust in downtown Chicago. The event featured a conversation with Ivo Daalder, President of the Chicago Council of Global Affairs and CEO Perspectives Fellow, 2015, as he spoke about how geopolitical forces are shaping international economic policy and business decisions. Sheila Penrose, Co-Chairman of Corporate Leadership Center and Co-Founder of the CEO Perspectives program, moderated the discussion and participants had an opportunity to engage in the conversation.

Tom South, CIO, Northern Trust, and CEO Perspectives Fellow, 2021, made opening remarks on behalf of Northern Trust. More than 20 Fellows representing 11 cohorts attended the event, enabling members of the CEO Perspectives community to reconnect with former classmates, as well as expand their professional networks as part of the evening.