- Director, Institute for State Effectiveness (ISE), USA
Degrees, University of Oxford, Harvard University and Inns of Court School of Law. Formerly: managed programme on social policy, World Bank; 2001-05, worked in Afghanistan as lawyer on UN team and adviser to Government. Co-Founder, Institute for State Effectiveness; advises governments, business and civil society on approaches to transitions. Director, The Market Building Initiative. Publishes on economic development, accountability and transitions, including for Financial Times, Prospect, Washington Post and Slate. Co-Author, Fixing Failed States (2008). Member of the Bar of England and Wales.