Full Name
Ole Jørgensen
Job Title
Research Director
Global Evolution
Speaker Bio
As Research Director at Global Evolution, Ole is responsible for quantitative emerging markets research and ESG integration into the investment process. He leads Global Evolution’s work on operationalizing artificial intelligence (AI) into the investment process in the form of machine learning for forecasting purposes and natural language processing (NLP) for ESG and sentiment analysis in frontier and emerging markets.

Previously, Ole has worked with the World Bank for several years in various capacities. In Washington D.C., Ole worked for the World Bank on low and middle income countries in Latin America, Eastern Europe, Asia and Africa, and specifically as a country economist and team leader responsible for seven frontier countries. Ole has been a Professor of Economics, with a Ph.D. and an M.Sc. in international macroeconomics with numerous research visits to Harvard, Stanford, and Brown Universities among others, while recently graduated a strategic AI course at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Ole Jørgensen