DJ Peterson, PhD, Founder, Longview Global Advisors

Business leaders and investors turn to Longview Global Advisors for a relevant view of the world and DJ Peterson’s mission is to help them monitor and make sense of the business, political, and societal trendsthey care about.

In 2013, DJ founded Longview Global Advisors, a consultancy that works with clients on a range of tasks from strategic planning to market intelligence,thought leadership, and corporate positioning. To tackle their needs, the firm draws on a network of over one hundred sector and issue experts around the world.With this well-sourced team, Longview develops insights that “bring the outside in” and enable executives to understand their markets, not just their business.

Longview has worked with firms and investors in a range of sectors, including financial services, insurance, consumer goods, automotive, tech, real estate, and professional services.

From 2006 to 2012, DJ built and led the Corporate Advisory Services practice at Eurasia Group, where he and his team of 13 served large-cap clients in North America, Europe, and Japan. DJ also founded and led the firm’s Operating Committee, capping his years of driving growth in areas such as business development, client services, product innovation, business planning, project management, and human capital.

From 1998 to 2006, DJ was a political scientist at The RAND Corporation in Santa Monica, where he led major research ventures in areas such as technology futures, megatrends, and national security.

DJ received his B.A. in Area Studies and Russian from Duke University and his M.A. and Ph.D. in Political Science from UCLA. He is based in Los Angeles, California.

DJ frequently speaks to and writes for top-level business audiences, and has been quoted inpublications such as Bloomberg Businessweek, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, CNN, and BNN.

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