• Brett
Verified ID
  • Email Address
    Verified
  • Phone Number
    (▒▒▒) ▒▒▒- ▒▒ 92
  • Facebook
    1893 Friends
  • LinkedIn
    Validated
  • Reviewed
    1 Review
  • Offline ID
    Personal Info
About Me
School
Queen's, St Andrews, Cape Town, Oxford
Work
Economist, International Finance, Public Policy, Academia
Languages
Deutsch, English, Español, Français, Português
Brett's Airbnb Symbol

Visit create.airbnb.com »

Brett
Hey, I'm Brett!
Montreal, Quebec, Canada · Member since August 2012
You have reported this user. Undo?

Cosmopolitan Canadian/American. Grew up in small-town Ontario with Mennonite roots. Have lived all over: Vancouver Island, Kingston ON, Scotland, London, Cape Town, Oxford, Washington, DC and New York. Travelled to every continent, almost every country in Europe, Latin America and Africa. Still working on Asia! Sometimes I've been a hitchhiker, sometimes I've travelled on diplomatic gigs. Avid triathlete and marathoner, intrepid skier, sometime sailor and rower.

Economist by trade, and have worked at the UN, IMF, World Bank; on Wall Street and in London's City; and in universities around the world.

I'm low maintenance and live simply. My prized possessions: running shoes, skis, photo albums, bikes, my stew pot, and memories. Favourite destinations: diving in Pemba, backcountry skiing in the Alps, and hitchhiking through Namibia.

Motto: while others dither, I act.