ANDRÁS SZÁNTÓ (b. 1964, Budapest), PhD, advises museums, cultural institutions and leading brands on cultural strategy issues.

As a writer and editor, his writings have appeared in The New York Times, Artforum, Art Newspaper, and many other publications. He directed the National Arts Journalism Program at Columbia University and the Global Museum Leaders Colloquium at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Szántó, who lives in Brooklyn, has been leading conversations with art world leaders since the early 1990s, including as a frequent moderator of the Art Basel Conversations series.