Dante Disparte is an entrepreneur, business leader and global risk expert. He is the founder and CEO of Risk Cooperative, an innovative strategy and risk advisory firm based in Washington, D.C. Disparte serves on the board of the American Security Project, where he founded and chairs the Business Council. He is also a member of the Bretton Woods II Council and a fellow at New America. He is a frequent speaker and commentator on business and political issues shaping the world. From entrepreneurship, where he was invited by the White House to speak at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Kenya, to risk, economic competitiveness, and security issues, Disparte’s wide ranging views are regularly featured in leading media and publications, such as Harvard Business Review, Huffington Post and International Policy Digest, among others. He is a the co-author of a definitive book on risk titled Global Risk Agility and Decision Making (Macmillan, 2016). A graduate of Harvard Business School, where he chairs the D.C. alumni association and sits on the global alumni board. Disparte holds an MSc. in Risk Management from the NYU Stern School of Business and a B.A. in International and Intercultural Studies from Goucher College. He is fluent in 6 languages and has conducted business all over the world.