Director of the Institute of Global Affairs (IGA) at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
Previously, he served as Chief Economist for the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development. He has published widely in top journals on economic and political transition, corporate governance, financial development and EU reform. He was a member of the Secretariat for the G20 Eminent Persons Group on global financial governance. Currently, he is a member of the EU High-Level Group of Wise Persons on the European development finance architecture. He is also a Brookings Non-Resident Fellow and Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research.