Mr. Jonathan Galaviz is a Partner at Global Market Advisors (GMA). He manages consulting engagements to clients in the areas of global market expansion, government relations, and economics. He has significant exposure to industries such as casino gaming, airlines and technology. He is also an Advisor to StackStreet Media, a business news website for a millennial audience.
Mr. Galaviz regularly appears on CNBC, BBC, and Bloomberg TV and is quoted frequently by leading newspapers around the world. His clients include firms such as the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Goldman Sachs (U.S. and Asia), CapitaLand, Deutsche Bank, Caesars Entertainment, Station Casinos (Fertitta Gaming), eSun/Lai Sun, Keppel Land (Singapore), Lend Lease (Australia) and several private equity / venture capital funds.
In 1996 Mr. Galaviz was a U.S. Senate Staffer in Washington DC for the office of U.S. Senator Pete Domenici (R-New Mexico). From 1998 to 2002 Mr. Galaviz was employed in a variety management consulting roles at Spectra Corporation, Whittman-Hart and Mandalay Resort Group (now a part of MGM Resorts International). From 2002 to 2013 Mr. Galaviz was head of Galaviz & Company LLC until it merged with GMA.
In 2011 Mr. Galaviz served as the Interim Head of Campus for the University of Nevada’s campus located in the Republic of Singapore. He was responsible for returning the campus to profitability and enhancing its operational viability. His work at UNLV was widely praised in media and academic circles.
Jonathan currently serves as the President of The Economic Club of Las Vegas, a non-profit organization dedicated to non-political economic discussion. He is also a member of the National Association for Business Economics.
He holds an MBA from the Saïd Business School at the University of Oxford (England) and is a graduate of the New Mexico Military Institute. He studied finance at the National University of Singapore’s School of Business as a foreign exchange student in 1997.