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Lera Auerbach Belongs to the YOUNG GLOBAL LEADERS

As reported by the World Economic Forum on 16 January 2007, the American composer, pianist and author Lera Auerbach has been nominated one of the 250 Young Global Leaders for the year 2007. The international nominees include representatives from the fields of economics, government, university professors, media and culture. Most of the Young Global Leaders, from approximately 70 nations, come from the regions of East Asia, Europe, the United States and South Africa.

Professor Klaus Schwab originally had the idea of a forum for Young Global Leaders; he has been presenting the award since 2004 and is active as the Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum.