WEF chief does more than talk the talk

National Nov 14, 2013

WEF chief does more than talk the talk

by Sayuri Daimon

As a child growing up in Germany during the war, Klaus Schwab, founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum, witnessed the consequences of all-out conflict, and the stark contrast between war and peace. "My father was working for a Swiss company, so he ...

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