James C. Smith

James “Jim” C. Smith is the President and CEO of global media conglomerate Thomson Reuters Corporation, and a member of the Board of Directors of Pfizer and the Brazil-US Business Council.1) 2) He is the Chair of Pfizer's Compensation Committee and member the company's Audit and Science and Technology Committees.

He is a member of the International Business Council of the World Economic Forum. He also serves on the board of the World Economic Forum’s “Partnering Against Corruption Initiative” (PACI).3) 4)

He also serves on the International Advisory Boards of British American Business and the Atlantic Council.5) 6)

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Smith has advocated for a technocratic approach to the “digital future”, focused on the “digital identity” including medical treatment and “wearables”.7)

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James Smith - President and Chief Executive Officer @ Thomson Reuters - Crunchbase Person Profile. Crunchbase. Retrieved December 13, 2021, from https://www.crunchbase.com/person/james-smith-4
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Smith, J., & Cruickshank, D. (2017, January 4). Corruption and the erosion of trust. World Economic Forum. https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2017/01/corruption-and-the-erosion-of-trust/
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Jim Smith - Agenda Contributor. World Economic Forum. Retrieved December 13, 2021, from https://www.weforum.org/agenda/authors/jim-smith
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Jim Smith. Thomson Reuters Institute. Retrieved December 13, 2021, from https://www.thomsonreuters.com/en-us/posts/authors/jim-smith/
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James C. Smith, Thomson Reuters CEO and Marshall grad, to deliver commencement speech to undergraduates May 11. (2013, April 23). Marshall University. https://www.marshall.edu/wamnewsletter/2013/04/james-c-smith-thomson-reuters-ceo-and-marshall-grad-to-deliver-commencement-speech-to-undergraduates-may-11/
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Smith, J., & St. Amour, L. (2019, January 18). This is the digital future we need. World Economic Forum. https://archive.ph/m0Kxn
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