Rain Newton-Smith

Chief Economist at the Confederation of British Industry, Former Head of Emerging Markets at Oxford Economics & Former Member of the Monetary Policy Committee at the Bank of England

How to hire Rain Newton-Smith

Contact the Champions Speakers Agency to provisionally enquire about hiring Rain Newton-Smith for your next event, today. To get in touch, simply call an official booking agent on 0207 1010 553 or email us at [email protected] for more information.

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Rain is known to speak on the following topics:

  • Macroeconomics and scenario building
  • Economic Policy for Sustainable Growth
  • Multilateral Institutions
  • Global Governance
  • Race to Net Zero
  • Climate
  • Biodiversity
  • Sustainable Finance
  • Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Frameworks
  • 2021 - Non-Executive Director of the F&C Investment Trust
  • 2014 - Chief Economist at the Confederation of British Industry
  • 2012 - Named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum
  • 2008 - Head of Emerging Markets for Oxford Economics
  • 2004 - Advisor to the UK Executive Director at IMF
  • 1999 - Economist and Research Advisor for the MPC Unit at the Bank of England