James P. Monfort

Wiley & Columbia University Press Author, Chief Strategist of Presidential Candidates, 9 Master's Degrees, 9 Languages

James P. Monfort has earned graduate degrees in telecommunications engineering (Politécnica de Madrid, Télécom ParisTech and Universität Stuttgart), business administration (Collège des Ingénieurs), financial analysis (Carlos III), financial engineering (California-Berkeley), economic development (The London School of Economics), public administration (Columbia), international law (Georgetown-in progress), Religious Studies (University of Chicago-admitted), Public Health (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine-admitted) and Climate Change (SOAS-applied). He has worked in technology in Madrid, Paris and Stuttgart and in finance in New York City and London. His first book was published by Wiley with Forewords by Federico Mayor Zaragoza and Dr Rajendra K. Pachauri. He is currently writing his second book "Fiction States" while serving as Chief Strategist of Presidential Candidates in extremely poor countries. He has been awarded the prestigious fellowships of Collège des Ingénieurs (Paris 2000) and Fundación Ramón Areces (Madrid 2014). He speaks nine languages including the two latest additions Albanian (fluent) and Malagasy (beginner). Portrait by Albanian Painter Ali Oseku.

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