Jami Miscik

President and Vice Chairman, Kissinger Associates, Inc.

Jami Miscik is president and vice chairman of Kissinger Associates, Inc., a New York-based strategic international consulting firm that assesses and navigates emerging market geopolitical and macroeconomic risks for its clients. Prior to joining Kissinger Associates in 2009, Ms. Miscik served as the global head of sovereign risk at Lehman Brothers. She also serves as a senior advisor to Barclays Capital.

Prior to entering the private sector, Ms. Miscik had a distinguished twenty-year career in intelligence, ultimately serving as the Central Intelligence Agency's deputy director for intelligence from 2002 to 2005. As deputy director for intelligence, she was responsible for all of CIA's intelligence analysts, the production of all-source analysis, and for determining the content of the President's Daily Briefing. She also served as the director for intelligence programs at the National Security Council from 1995 to 1996.

Ms. Miscik serves on the board of EMC Corporation and she is a member of the President's Intelligence Advisory Board. She also serves on the boards of In-Q-Tel and the American Ditchley Foundation.

Ms. Miscik received her BA with honors from Pepperdine University in Political Science and Economics, and her MA from the University of Denver's School of International Studies. She was awarded an honorary doctorate in public service by the University of Denver in 2011. She is the recipient of theDCI's Director's Medal, the Distinguished Intelligence Medal, the Defense Intelligence Agency Director's Medal, and has twice received the Intelligence Commendation Medal.

Ms. Miscik grew up in Redondo Beach, California. She is based in New York, NY.

Publications

Audio

A Conservation with Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi (Audio)

Speaker: Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi
Presider: Jami Miscik

Pakistani foreign minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi examines the regional development challenges that Pakistan faces due to the catastrophic floods, the need for constructive dialogue with India and Afghanistan, the strengthening relationship with the United States, as well as the fight against terrorism.

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Video

A Conversation with Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi

Speaker: Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi
Presider: Jami Miscik

Pakistani foreign minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi examines the regional development challenges that Pakistan faces due to the catastrophic floods, the need for constructive dialogue with India and Afghanistan, the strengthening relationship with the United States, as well as the fight against terrorism.

See more in Pakistan