2016 has seen its fair share of shocks and will undoubtedly go down in history as a year that defied expectations. The UK’s referendum in June sent the stock markets tumbling with the widely unexpected vote to leave the EU, while across the pond, the billionaire businessman, turned reality television personality, turned politician Donald Trump ran an election campaign which despite dividing the US, turned out to be successful and left the world open-mouthed for the second time in five months. Although some of the consequences of these decisions are already visible, more and more of them will be felt for years to come.
As always, our year-end edition brings you the latest news and stories from the global corporate financial landscape. In this month’s Game Changers Special, Finance Monthly reached to a number of recognised professionals in the corporate and financial world and looks at what makes them a ‘Game Changer’ in their field, what drives them to be so, their work, prominent milestones, as well as their personal approach and strategy to successful leadership. Among the financial experts that we had the pleasure of interviewing is Steve Shyn – Chief Strategy Officer and Managing Partner of Linium – a globally recognized business management consultancy based in Manhattan, New York. Steve provides a rich insight into his 20+ years of experience in the financial services industry and the way that the market has evolved over time, his current role and Linium’s recent expansion into London.