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Master of Ceremony

Corporate Interviews

Award-winning journalist who has interviewed some of the most prominent global leaders of our time. They include:

  • President Nelson Mandela
  • President Barack Obama
  • Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher
  • President Assad of Syria
  • King Abdullah II of Jordan

Executive Chairman, International Press Institute

Former World Editor, Miami Herald

Former International Editor, Star-Telegram

About John Yearwood


United Nations

Over the past decade, John has moderated or been a speaker at more than a dozen United Nations meetings at U.N. headquarters in New York and around the world. They include UNAIDS meetings in Dakar, Senegal and UNDP meetings in Johannesburg, South Africa. 

African Export/Import Bank Annual Meeting

The bank, based in Cairo, invited John to moderate two sessions at its 2016 Annual Meeting in Seychelles. The popular sessions were a conversation with former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo and another with billionaire Wale Tinubu. 

Atlantic Dialogues

Sponsored by the German Marshall Fund and the OCP Foundation of Morocco aimed at building a bridge between leaders and people of the North and South Atlantic. John has moderated more than a half-dozen of these conferences, including opening plenaries.  


International Economic Forum of the Americas

IEFA promotes understanding of major global economic challenges. John has moderated at more than a dozen of these events in Montreal, Toronto, Palm Beach and Miami. He also has facilitated the President's and Chairman's dinners.

Major Conferences Moderated