Berit Anderson

As CEO and Editor-in-Chief, Berit oversees Scout’s business and editorial operations and keeps their business strategy, product and content on course. She is the former managing editor at Crosscut.com, a Seattle-based news site, where she reinvented journalism to help solve local problems and staged scenario planning games to help the city plan for cyber-attacks and deal with climate refugees. She brings more than 15 years of experience working with her family to run Strategic News Service, a predictive newsletter read by Bill Gates, Elon Musk, and Jeff Bezos, as well as the SNS FiRe conference, which brings together C-level technology executives, world-class scientists, and Oscar-winning documentary filmmakers to use science and technology to reshape our world.