About the Author
Sona Blessing is an independent research specialist and consultant in ‘Alternative Alternatives’. She launched and also manages and moderates Opalesque Radio. Prior to this Sona was Senior Adviser and Opalesque’s Director of Research as well as Editor of the weekly publication A SQUARE –which she researched, and launched in January 2007, and researched, authored and edited until the end of July 2009. She is on the education committee of the 100 Women in Hedge Funds Zurich; has been a guest lecturer on Alternative Alternatives at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) and is also frequently invited to moderate panels and share her expertise as a speaker and author. In the past she has held positions as a hedge fund research strategist, and a global market strategist. Sona also has extensive experience in business journalism worldwide.