Senior Director, Office of Strategic Affairs, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Court. Role includes analysis of social and economic developments globally and locally and drafting of publications and white papers to influence policy making. Prior to joining the Crown Prince Court, worked at Booz and Company as part of the public sector practice team focusing on a wide range of public policy issues including: social and labour policies and macroeconomic policy among other areas. Also worked as an economist with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA). Has authored and co-authored several papers, including an IMF paper on the determinants of public-private partnerships. Author of books: “Looking Ahead: The 50 Trends that Matter”; "Looking Ahead: The Sustainable Global Agenda"; and “The Giving World: How maximizing three financial forces could revolutionize global development”. PhD in Development Studies, University of Oxford; MPA in International Development, Harvard Kennedy School. World Economic Forum Young Global Leader and a member of the World Economic Forum Global Future Council on Development Finance.