Lord Gus O'Donnell
Studies in Economics, University of Warwick; MPhil in Economics, Nuffield College, Oxford. 1979, joined HM Treasury; various positions at the British Embassy, Washington, International Monetary Fund and the World Bank; 2002-05, Permanent Secretary, HM Treasury; 2005-11, Cabinet Secretary, serving three prime ministers. Chairman, Frontier Economics, an economics consultancy. Strategic Adviser to the Chief Executive Officer, TD Bank. Member, Economist Trust. Visiting Professor, LSE and UCL. Appointed life Peer (2012).