Advisory Council

We are advised by a council of leading economists and researchers studying economic growth and financial inclusion. Serving as Senior Fellows and Special Advisors, these experts form a knowledge network that spans the global economy.

The Advisory Council:

  • Suman Bery
    Senior Fellow
    Former Chief Economist, Royal Dutch Shell
  • Bhaskar Chakravorti
    Senior Advisor for Digital Inclusion
  • Rama Bijapurkar
    Senior Fellow
    Chairperson, People Research on India's Consumer Economy
  • Martyn Davies
    Senior Fellow
    Executive Director for Africa and Frontier Markets, Deloitte.
  • Fan Gang
    Senior Fellow
    Executive Director, China’s National Economic Research Institute
  • Ricardo Hausmann
    Senior Fellow
    Director, Harvard Center for International Development
  • Yasar Jarrar
    Senior Fellow
    Professor Of Practice, Hult International Business School
  • Robert Z. Lawrence
    Senior Fellow
    Professor of International Trade and Investment, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
  • Linda Scott
    Senior Fellow
    DP World Chair for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, University of Oxford
  • Laura Tyson
    Special Advisor for Microentrepreneurship
    Professor and Director of the Institute for Business and Social Impact
    Haas School of Business, University of California Berkeley
  • Guntram Wolff
    Senior Fellow
    Director, Bruegel Institute