Joyenda yabenda ast
 -Dari Proverb

Literal translation : a seeker a founder is

This proverb means that a seeker is a finder. If you are determined to do something and you don’t give up, you will eventually succeed.


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EM Burlingame (蒲 奕 言)

EM Burlingame (  ) - Annual Fellow: International Security

Mr. EM Burlingame has pursued a highly varied career, during which time he has provided thought leadership to a broad base of industries including advertising & marketing, banking & consumer credit, technology & telecommunications, and Capital, Capital Markets, the Securities industry and the military. During his 28+ year career, EM has developed a deep body of expertise while providing strategic and operational guidance for business & market analysis, technology development, IT & telecommunications, intellectual property & intangible assets, marketing, funding & capitalization and alliance/partner relationship development. Mr. Burlingame’s more recent work includes the Emerio Foundation, which is dedicated to employing Capitalism to foster stability in impoverished regions of the emerging world and the US Army Special Forces with service in 1st Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group out of Okinawa, Japan.

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