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Dante Disparte, Chief Strategy Officer and Head of Global Policy, Circle
In Conversation with Ravi Belani, Adjunct Lecturer, Management Science & Engineering, Stanford University
View the livestream on YouTube starting at 4:30 PM PT on Wednesday, Nov 30.

Dante Disparte is chief strategy officer and head of global policy at Circle, a global financial technology firm at the center of digital currency innovation and open financial infrastructure. He is responsible for overseeing the company strategy, communications, policy and public affairs. Since joining Circle in 2021, his leadership in driving market expansion, regulatory engagement and more have been integral in furthering the company’s mission to raise global economic prosperity through the frictionless exchange of financial value.

Prior to joining Circle, Disparte was a founding executive of the Diem Association. He has two decades of experience as an entrepreneur, business leader and global risk expert, including as founder and CEO of Risk Cooperative. He is a member of the World Economic Forum’s Digital Currency Governance Consortium, is a life member of the Council on Foreign Relations and has served as an appointee on the FEMA National Advisory Council. He is co-author of Global Risk Agility and Decision Making (Macmillan 2016).

Disparte earned a bachelor’s degree from Goucher College, is a Program for Leadership Development graduate of Harvard Business School and has a master’s in risk management from NYU Stern School of Business. Outside of work, he enjoys speaking and commentating in media outlets including Harvard Business Review, Fortune, BBC, Forbes and Diplomatic Courier.

This appearance by Dante Disparte is part of the Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders series. Join us virtually at youtube.com/ecorner as we bring founders, investors and industry influencers to center stage and invite them to share what it takes to become a disruptor.

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When: Wednesday, November 30, 2022, 4:30 - 5:20 pm

Audience: General Public

Type of Event: Interview