Studies in Advanced Accounting and Cost Accounting, Bangalore University; MBA, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad; 1991, Master's (Hons) in Social Policy and Planning, London School of Economics. Formerly: career dealing with development issues in Asia and Africa. With ActionAid: 1986, Field Officer, India; 1991, Executive Director, India; 1995, Country Director, Kenya; 1998, Chief Executive Officer, ActionAid International. 2003, Director, UN Millennium Campaign. Since 2010, Secretary-General, Amnesty International.