Our Speaker is Mekael Teshome, Economist with The PNC Financial Services Group. Mr. Teshome joined PNC in September 2011 from Moody's Analytics, where he was lead analyst of the Greek and Norwegian economies. He monitored the South African economy and was responsible for numerous U.S. states and global metro areas. In addition, he also worked extensively on sovereign risk analysis and forecast model-building for global cities.
He serves on the Board of Economic Advisors for the North Carolina Chamber Foundation, North Carolina's largest nonpartisan business advocacy organization. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the Economic Club of Pittsburgh, the local chapter of the National Association of Business Economics (NABE).