GLOBAL FINANCE

A PIONEERING VOICE FOR MODERN FINANCE

Global Finance is a monthly magazine founded in 1987 by publishing entrepreneurs Joseph Giarraputo and Carl Burgen. Giarraputo continues as Publisher and Editorial Director. Its mission is to help corporate leaders, bankers and investors chart the course of global business and finance.


Global Finance magazine has a circulation of 50,050, audited by BPA, and readers in 163 countries. Its headquarters are in New York, with offices in London, Rio de Janeiro and Milan. Global Finance ’s audience includes Chairmen, Presidents, CEOs, CFOs, Treasurers and other senior financial officers responsible for making investment and strategic business decisions at multinational companies and financial institutions.


Each year Global Finance selects the best financial institutions around the world. These awards have become a recognized and trusted standard of excellence.


The magazine started its website in 2002. Gfmag.com offers analysis, articles and awards that are the heritage of 22 years of experience in international financial markets and provides a valuable source of data on 192 countries.


Global Finance is part of Class Editori Group , a leading Italian finance and lifestyle media company. Class Editori is listed on the Borsa Italiana stock exchange. It has a strong digital presence and international partnerships with Dow Jones, NBC, and General Electric.

Editor In Chief and Chairman: Paolo Panerai
Publisher and President: Joseph D. Giarraputo


Editor: Andrea Fiano
Managing Editor: Denise Bedell
Editor At Large: Dan Keeler
Europe Editor/London: Anita Hawser
Contributing Writers: Rebecca Brace, Aaron Chaze,
Arthur Clennam, Thomas Clouse, Rob Daly, Ronald
Fink, Paula L. Green, Antonio Guerrero, Udayan Gupta,
Erik Heinrich, Kim Iskyan, Hilary Johnson, A. Forrest
Jones III, Justin Keay, Joel Kranc, Karen Kroll, Valentina
Pasquali, Gordon W. Platt Jr., Luca Ventura, Gilly Wright


Art Direction: Poul Lange
Art Associate: Christina Hynneke Waidtløw
Copy Editor: Bill Christophersen


Managing Director, Europe and Asia: Richard Scholtz
Vice Presidents, Sales: James MacDonald,
Peter McManus
Dimitri Hayat, Sales Manager, Europe

Sales Manager: Helene Sourdeau

Director Of Marketing: Michael Ambrosio
Marketing Manager, Special Projects/Events: Kate Frey
Web Producer/Online Content Manager: SJ Yun


Managing Director, Operations: Christopher Giarraputo
Accounting Manager: Monika Sztachelski


Advertising Offices
London 44-207-929-0777
New York 1-212-447-7900


Advertising Representatives
China: Mary Yao, Media Gateway International
Ltd. Hong Kong. India: Ravi Lalwani, Mediastar.

Indonesia: Rita Jayadi, Pt Mediarep. Japan: Akiyoshi
Ojima, Jac Media. South Korea: Heinz Kim, Heinz
Communications Inc. Taiwan: Keith Lee, Advance
Media Services Ltd. Thailand: Nartnittha Jirarayapong,
N.J. International Media Company, Ltd.
Turkey: Fethiye Sarol Saraa ǧ azade
US West Coast: Patrick Doyle


Global Finance Media Inc.
Chairman: P. Panerai
Vice Chairman: A. Basodan
Directors: E. Adinolfi, G. Capolino, J. Giarraputo,
A. Mattei, I. Majeed, L. Panerai, V. Terrenghi


Founding Editor: Carl G. Burgen