James Manyika is a Senior Partner at McKinsey, Director of McKinsey Global Institute and member of McKinsey's board. He was appointed by President Obama as Vice Chair of the Global Development Council at the White House. He was appointed by US Secretaries of Commerce to Digital Economy Board, and National Innovation Advisory Board. Other boards include Council on Foreign Relations, Aspen Institute, Oxford Internet Institute, MIT’s Initiative on the Digital Economy, Harvard’s Hutchins Center. A non-resident Senior Fellow of Brookings Institutio, . Rhodes Scholar, James has DPhil. MSc. and MA. from Oxford in Robotics, Mathematics and Computer Science.