Longview Global Advisors is led by DJ Peterson—a political scientist with over 30 years of experience in social science research, public policy, business consulting, strategy, and communications.
Longview has the power to draw on an expert network of country, issue, functional, and sector experts located around the world.
Business leaders and investors rely on DJ to make sense of the global business, political, and societal trends worthy of their attention. Clients have described DJ as their "thought partner," "brain," and "knowledge coach."
DJ founded Longview in 2013 and he has worked with clients in a range of sectors, including financial services, consumer goods, energy, automotive, tech, commercial real estate, and professional services. Earlier in his 30-year career, DJ was a researcher and consultant at the Eurasia Group (a leading global affairs advisory firm), The RAND Corporation (the original strategy thinktank), and Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (made popular by R.E.M.). DJ earned his BA in Soviet Area Studies and Russian from Duke University and his MA and PhD in Political Science from UCLA.
DJ frequently speaks to and writes for top-level business audiences and he has appeared on CNN, the BBC, NKK, and CNBC. He is based in Los Angeles, California.