Joseph Neu is the Founder, President and CEO of The NeuGroup. Mr. Neu oversees all NeuGroup leaders and is leading peer knowledge exchange across groups. He sets the strategic direction of the company, evaluating business opportunities and product development, working with business partners and offering guidance on the content and process management aspects of the business. He is also a regular contributor to The NeuGroup’s flagship publication, iTreasurer.
Over the course of his career, Mr. Neu has dedicated himself to helping finance professionals learn from one another, improve existing practices and enhance their profession. Since 2001, he has led The NeuGroup in establishing a network of member peer groups, each aimed at professionals with specific functional or regional responsibility, to better facilitate this knowledge exchange. These peer groups have placed him and the company at the forefront of knowledge exchange for treasury functions, and The NeuGroup is actively working to expand this network into other areas of finance.
Prior to starting The NeuGroup, Mr. Neu worked in various roles at the Economist Group, serving as Managing Editor of its Finance & Treasury publication (successor to Business International Money Report) and as a Research Analyst on numerous projects involving global treasury, derivatives markets, and overseas business development. He also was a frequent contributor to the finance and treasury events of the New York division of the Economist Conferences.
Mr. Neu holds an M.A. in international banking and finance from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs and a B.A. in political science from the University of California, Santa Barbara. He lives with his wife and two boys in South Salem, New York.