Senior Editor and Analyst, Economist Intelligence Unit, The Economist Group
Lucy Hurst is a senior editor and analyst in the Americas for the Economist Intelligence Unit, an independent business within The Economist Group. Prior to rejoining the company in 2007, she was an independent consultant with project management expertise in strategic planning, benchmarking, and business intelligence. From 1988 to 1994, she was deputy editor for the Economist Intelligence Unit’s custom publishing group, conducting client research on corporate strategy projects in Latin America and Europe, and a consultant with its consulting and research group, working on projects for clients looking to enter markets in Asia, Europe, and South America. Previous business associations include Sotheby’s and the Museum of Modern Art.