Changing World: Earwear

January 27, 2020 When I was a teenager, the coolest device you could be seen with was a Sony Walkman. The cool kids would walk around and dance to the music. That trend eventually petered off and while some people would still enjoy music with portable devices, they were a minority. Recently though, public earwear […]

The Year Ahead

December 2019 The Year Ahead At the beginning of a new year, market strategists and media outlets compile their views for the year ahead. Prominent attention is given to the macro outlook. This year the consensus is predicting a supportive macro environment for the year ahead: Phase 1 trade deal with China limits the probability […]

Changing World: Facial Recognition

January 19, 2020 I came of age in a small village in Portugal where I lived from 10 to 17 years old. I was the son of the Doctor and everyone know who I was. Everywhere I went, everything I did could, and most times would, go back to my Dad as people recognized me […]

Changing World: Sustainable Investing

January 12, 2020 Growing up during the cold war, my biggest fear was a nuclear conflict. My daughters, now 10 and 12 years old, are vocally worried about climate change. Inspired by activists and school discussions, they believe my generation took the world to the brink of the point of no return regarding climate change. […]

Changing World: Remote Working

January 5, 2020 A New Year always spawns a time for reflection and planning for the future. If you are like me, your list of goals and projects is always longer than what is humanly possible, so prioritization is necessary. One area that never makes it on to my list? Spending more time on my […]