Sam Wilkin is Head of Business Research at Oxford Economics, one of the world’s foremost global forecasting and research consultancies. He is also a professional speaker on current affairs, emerging markets and the economic outlook. Sam is co-author of Risk Rules: How Local Politics Threatens the Global Economy (Agate, 2011). In 2010 and again in 2013, Sam represented the UK in international competitions as a member of the country’s kendo (Japanese fencing) team. He divides his time between New York and Oxford.
Sam’s first trade book, WEALTH SECRETS OF THE ONE PERCENT: A Modern Manual for Getting Marvellously, Obscenely Rich, will be published in 2015. US: Little, Brown; UK: Hodder Sceptre