BA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics, Oxford University; PhD in Economics, Columbia University. Former: Partner, Warburg Pincus, New York; Head of Asian Economic Research, Morgan Stanley, Hong Kong; senior staff member, World Bank, Washington DC and Asian Development Bank, Manila; faculty member, Department of Economics, Florida Atlantic University. Currently, Vice-Chairman and Managing Director, IDFC. Chair: Global Agenda Council on Infrastructure, World Economic Forum; Infrastructure Council, Confederation of Indian Industry. Member: Managing Committee, ASSOCHAM; Prime Minister's Committees on Infrastructure Finance and Transport Sector Development. Expertise: project finance, private equity/venture capital, international capital markets, trade, infrastructure and macroeconomic policy issues.