Asian Investment Conference 2021
Chief Economist and Regional Chief Investment Officer Americas, Credit Suisse
James Sweeney is Chief Economist and Regional Chief Investment Officer Americas at Credit Suisse. He is based in New York.
Prior to that, he was Chief Economist for Global Markets Research and Head of Global Fixed Income and Economic Research. Mr. Sweeney is a member of the Americas Pension Investment Committee. He joined Credit Suisse in 2000, having previously worked as a political speechwriter.
Mr. Sweeney holds a Master of Science degree in Economics from the London School of Economics and a Bachelor of Science degree magna cum laude from Florida State University. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Economic Club of New York, and is a John C. Whitehead Fellow of the Foreign Policy Association.