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S. Dent Jr.
Great Depression Ahead
S. Dent, Jr. is the Founder and
President of the H. S. Dent Foundation,
whose mission is Helping People
Understand Change. Using exciting
new research developed from years
of hands-on business experience, Mr.
Dent offers a refreshingly positive
and understandable view of the future.
Mr. Dent is a well-known author and
is known as the developer of The Dent
Method, a forecasting approach based
on changes in demographic trends.
his book The Great Boom Ahead, published
in 1992, Mr. Dent stood virtually alone
in accurately forecasting the unanticipated
Boom of the 1990s. Today
he continues to educate audiences about
his predictions for the next and possibly
last great bull market, from late 2005
into early to mid 2010. Since 1992 he
has authored two consecutive best sellers
The Roaring 2000s and The Roaring 2000s
Investor (Simon and Schuster). In his
latest book, The Next Great Bubble Boom,
he offers a comprehensive forecast for
the next two decades and explains how
fundamental trends suggest strong growth
ahead, followed by a longer-term economic
contraction. Mr. Dent also publishes
the HS Dent Forecast newsletter, which
offers current analysis of economic,
and financial market trends.Mr.
Dent received his MBA from Harvard Business
School, where he was a Baker Scholar
and was elected to the Century Club
for leadership excellence. Since 1988
he has been speaking to executives,
financial advisors and investors around
the world. He has appeared on Good
Morning America, PBS, CNBC, CNN/FN,
and has been featured in Barrons,
Investors Business Daily, Entrepreneur,
Fortune, Success, US News and World
Report, Business Week, The Wall Street
Journal, American Demographics and Omni.
at Bain & Company he worked as a consultant
with several Fortune 100 companies. He
has also been CEO of several entrepreneurial
growth companies and an investor in new
ventures. A frequent speaker on economic
trends, Mr. Dent educates clients and
partners on The Dent Method and provides
strategic vision for asset allocation
and investment selection.
Saxena is the founder of Puru Saxena Wealth
Management. Vastly experienced and respected
in his field, he is a registered investment
adviser with the SFC. He conducts in-depth economic
research and formulates our firm's investment
Saxena has a decades experience in the
finance industry, specifically relating to investment
advice and asset management.
is a regular guest on various media such as
CNN, BBC, Bloomberg TV, CNBC, RTHK, NDTV and
TVB Pearl. He is a proficient economics analyst
and is regularly featured in several publications
such as the Hong Kong Economic Times, South
China Morning Post, Hong Kong Economic Journal,
Benchmark Magazine, Hong Kong Business, IN Magazine
and Hong Kong Aircrew.
Saxena is the editor and publisher of Money
Matters - an economic report, which is read
by professionals and investors in numerous
countries all over the world. He has been
writing his monthly economic newsletter since
Saxena is a frequent speaker at investment
seminars and forums. He has given speeches
in the region for large audiences of professional
and individual investors on a wide range of
he was a founding Director of financial services
company Bridgewater, and held the position
of President for 4 years. In March 2005, he
left Bridgewater to establish his own boutique
wealth management company.