Larisa Miller is the Advisor of Finance and Investment for North America and Africa.
Larisa Miller studied Political Science with a minor in Hungarian at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey, and Organizational Leadership and Business and Penn State University. She worked for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for the Secretary and Deputy Secretary of Agriculture, and later for the Pennsylvania Governor, Tom Ridge, in the office of public policy.
Larisa spent several years working for the Royal Family in Abu Dhabi, UAE as a personal consultant head of business development, with a focus on sustainable development, energy, and agriculture. Additionally, Larisa served as head of the Royal Family’s large non- profit foundation, which focused on women, youth, literacy, and education.
Larisa serves as CEO of Phoenix Global LLC, an investment and consulting firm headquartered in Miami, Florida, focusing largely on investments in technology, energy, infrastructure, and agriculture; corporate consulting; as well as representing top-quality commodities globally, introducing premium products and commodities to the global marketplace. Additionally, Larisa is the Executive Vice President of STP Capital Partners.
Larisa is an award-winning international keynote speaker, addressing audiences around the world on subjects such as business investment, entrepreneurism, multi-sector investment, the importance of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), as well as the empowerment of youth, women, and refugees globally. Recently named as one of the Top 100 People in Finance by Top 100 Magazine; one of the Top Ten Most Influential Friends of Africa by For Business in Africa magazine; and, one of the World’s Top 100 Women of Excellence by Sovereign Magazine.