Schwarzman and Paulson on Succeeding in the Global Economy

Stephen A. Schwarzman, CEO and Cofounder of Blackstone. In conversation with Henry M. Paulson, Jr..

Stephen A. Schwarzman is joined in conversation with Hank Paulson to discuss his new book, What It Takes: Lessons in the Pursuit of Excellence, which explores trends in the global economy, business philosophies, and the power of philanthropy. Today, the world faces a period of uncertainty shaken by the protracted US-China trade war, the proliferating effects of technological disruption, and a shifting global political landscape. Two of the world’s leading business minds sit down to reflect on their careers at the forefront of a global economy undergoing massive change and consider how the United States can prosper in this age of instability.

Copies of Stephen A. Schwarzman’s latest book, What It Takes: Lessons in the Pursuit of Excellence, will be available for sale from the Book Cellar.

Speaker Bio


3:45 p.m.

4:00 p.m.
Program begins

4:40 p.m.
Moderated audience Q&A

5:00 p.m.