A leading authority within the hot arenas of geopolitics, cyber risk, and information security, Hagai Segal delivers fascinating content that is highly pertinent in a time of economic uncertainty. The ability to relate complex international matters to business has earned this award-winning academic, consultant and analyst global acclaim as an engaging keynote speaker.
Knowledgeable, topical, dynamic…Hagai Segal translates complex international and political matters into keynote sessions that are highly relevant for businesses in the current climate.
The self-proclaimed ‘global citizen’ was born in the Middle East, grew up in the UK, and has lived in Belgium, South Africa and Australia: his high-level advisory positions have taken him around the world as he delivers sharp insights into the impact of geo-strategic, political and economic risk factors on global and regional security and economy.
Serving on the London First Security and Resilience Advisory Board and the Executive Advisory Committee of the Global Risk Network - Hagai’s presents a high-level overview grounded in specific data to private bodies, companies, business groups, banks, politicians, counter terror police forces, and security agencies.
A specialist in the field who received the Annual Teaching Award for outstanding teaching, Hagai is a lecturer in modern Near and Middle-Eastern Politics at New York University in London. He is also a visiting lecturer in Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism at Regents University London and speaks at multiple other educational institutions across the globe.
With his engaging presenting style and fascinating content, it is not surprising that Hagai is sought after to talk at international corporate and industry gatherings for an array of sectors—including finance and investment, oil and gas, project finance, logistics and transportation, aviation, media, law, resilience, security and risk. He has also participated in top-level Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.
Having attracted the attention of the media, Hagai has made frequent appearances on national and international radio and TV (including CNN, BBC World, BBC News 24, Sky News and CNBC), as well as contributed to a host of well-known publications.
As Hagai take audiences on a round the world tour of the some of the hottest political trends, he anticipates key consequential causal chains affecting international economic patterns, and ultimately businesses.
His speaking topics include:
- Impact of political and economic risk factors on global and regional security and economy
- The rise of cyber
- How Middle East geopolitics affects day to day business
- A world geopolitical overviews explained
- The impact on the rise and fall of oil and gas prices