Venkatesh Rao (born 1974) is an Indian-American author and consultant. He has previously worked as a researcher at Cornell University and Xerox. Since resigning from Xerox in 2011, Rao has worked as an independent consultant in Seattle as well as publishing his popular Breaking Smart newsletter series and writing for Ribbonfarm.
Venkatesh Rao: On Investing with a focus on South America
Venkatesh is another true polymath. This discussion centers around the theme of investment with a focus on South America. He tackles the reduction of poverty, the improvement of the quality of life, the communities and what is required for a healthy ecosystem. It's an introduction to his thought be we highly recommend his weekly newsletter: Breaking Smart.