Jonathan Pain is a Director of JP Consulting NSW Pty Ltd and has 32 years of international investment experience having led investment teams in London, Bahrain and Australia.
Jonathan holds a joint honours degree in Economics and Politics from Keele University and a Masters degree in Finance from Exeter University.
He is the author and publisher of a widely read investment newsletter, The Weekly Pain Report. He is well known for his contrarian views and is a regular guest on CNBC TV and speaks at conferences and seminars all around the world. Jonathan is a member of the Advisory Council of China Matters www.chinamatters.org.au
In numerous speeches and articles, in 2006, he highlighted the unsustainable levels of debt and the housing bubble in America, and his warnings of the impending crisis have been acknowledged by respected commentators such as Alan Kohler and Graham Rich. More recently in one of his most controversial and contrarian calls he predicted Donald Trump would win the US election.
Over the last decade, he has repeatedly said that the most significant and defining economic phenomenon of our lifetime is the rise of the Asian middle classes.
Having been born in South Africa and lived in Lesotho, Swaziland, England and Bahrain, Jonathan now calls Australia home.
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- Jonathan was very accommodating and great to work with.
Topic SynopsesWhat a Wonderful World
Jonathan Pain believes that the most significant and defining economic phenomenon of our lifetime is the rise of the Asian middle classes.
He will urge you to re-consider the prism through which you view the world and suggests that much of the media has an obsessive focus on the negative and rarely highlights the many positives.
'What a Wonderful World' is about where the world is heading in the years to come and the key factors that will shape and define the journey ahead.
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