Harry Dent is the president and founder of the HS Dent Foundation, whose mission is helping people understand and deal with change.
He graduated from the Harvard Business School as a Baker Scholar. Not content to be an armchair theoretician, Mr. Dent has put his ideas to the test with a variety of companies ranging in size, market and business focus. He has acted as a strategic consultant for Fortune 100 corporations and also has managed several small growth businesses.
Mr. Dent has published five books, of which the two most recent have been bestsellers. These include Our Power to Predict (1989), The Great Boom Ahead (1993), The Great Jobs Ahead (1995), The Roaring 2000s (1998), which appeared on the New York Times bestseller list, and The Roaring 2000s Investor (1999). Mr. Dent is a charismatic and persuasive public speaker who has addressed top corporations, major investment firms, and business conferences around the world. He also advises the AIM/Dent Demographic Trends Fund and the Van Kampen Roaring 2000s Unit Investment Trust, and manages the Dent Strategic Sector Fund.