Moisés Naím has been a Director of AES since April 2013 and serves on the Governance Committee, Compensation Committee, and Innovation and Technology Committee of the Board.
Dr. Naím is a distinguished fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, an internationally syndicated columnist, and the host and producer of Efecto Naím; a weekly television program on international affairs that airs throughout the Americas. The program earned an Emmy Award in 2018. Dr. Naím was Venezuela’s Minister of Development, director of its Central Bank and an Executive Director at the World Bank. From 1996 to 2010, he was the editor-in-chief of Foreign Policy magazine. Dr. Naím is the author of many scholarly articles and over 14 books on international affairs, economics and politics; including “Illicit” and “The End of Power” which was selected by the Washington Post and the Financial Times as one of the best books of the year. He recently published his first novel, “Dos Espías en Caracas”.
Dr. Naím holds a Ph.D from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Doctor Honoris Causa in International Affairs from American University.