Senior North America Economist, Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research
Emanuella Enenajor is the senior North America economist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research. In this role, she covers U.S. data and economic news for the firm’s trading floor and clients, and regularly publishes research on the outlook for the U.S. economy. Enenajor is also responsible for the firm’s economic and monetary policy forecasts for Canada.
Enenajor joined Bank of America Merrill Lynch in 2014 from CIBC Economics, where she spent three years as a senior economist, focusing on economic trends and their implications for financial markets. Prior to joining CIBC, she was an analyst in the financial markets group at the Bank of Canada, where she published research on the impact of monetary policy on financial markets.
Enenajor received a bachelor of science and a master’s in financial economics from the University of Toronto.
VP & CFO, Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC
Harald Henn serves as vice president and chief financial officer of Mercedes-Benz North America. His responsibilities include overall profitability, pricing, budget, controlling of wholesale and retail business, procurement, tax, and IT. He has served as VP and CFO since 2013.
Henn joined Mercedes-Benz in 1991 and has served in a number of countries and capacities, such as deputy project director for the SLR sports car development program with McLaren in the U.K., vice president of finance Latin America for Mercedes-Benz financial services, vice president and chief financial officer for Mercedes-Benz Canada and, more recently, Mercedes-Benz Japan.
Henn has advanced degrees in business and automotive engineering, including a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Stuttgart.
VP, Financials Products & Go To Market, Workday
John Hugo joined Workday Inc. as vice president of financials products and go to market in 2015. Prior to Workday, he was SVP, corporate controller and principal accounting officer at Life Time Fitness, a Minneapolis-based Healthy Way of Life Company. Previously, Hugo held accounting and financial leadership roles with CompleTel Europe, N.V., in Paris, and Jones Intercable, in Denver. He started his career at Arthur Andersen LLP, also in Denver. He has a Bachelor of Business Administration in accountancy from Iowa State University and is a CPA (inactive) in the state of Colorado.
Cole Nussbaumer Knaflic
Author and Thought Leader, Storytelling with Data
Cole Nussbaumer Knaflic tells stories with data. She is the author of “Storytelling with Data: A Data Visualization Guide for Business Professionals” and writes the popular blog http://www.storytellingwithdata.com. Nussbaumer Knaflic honed her unique talent over the past decade through analytical roles in banking and private equity and on Google’s people analytics team. Her well-regarded workshops and presentations are highly sought after by data-minded individuals, companies and philanthropic organizations worldwide.