River Twice Research
Head of Global Strategy
Zachary Karabell, PhD, is Head of Global Strategy at Envestnet, a publicly traded financial services firm where he works with the board on corporate strategy and with the investment committee on overall investment approaches for the firm. He is also President of River Twice Research. Previously, Dr. Karabell was Executive Vice President, Chief Economist, and Head of Marketing at Fred Alger Management. He has taught at several leading universities, and has written widely on economics, investing, history and international relations. His most recent book, The Leading Indicators: A Short History of the Numbers That Rule Our World, was published in 2014. Dr. Karabell is the author of eleven previous books. He is a Contributing Editor for Politico, a CNBC Contributor, and a regular commentator on MSNBC. He contributes to numerous publications such as The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal.