CIGI’s Global Economy Program will host a roundtable discussion featuring Amar Bhattacharya, Senior Fellow at the Global Economy and Development Program at Brookings Institution on “The Road to and From Paris.”
From April 2007 until September 2014, Amar was Director of the Group of 24’s Secretariat, an intergovernmental group of developing country Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors. Prior to taking up his position with the G24, he had a long-standing career in the World Bank. His last position was as Senior Advisor and Head of the International Policy and Partnership Group. In this capacity, he was the focal point for the Bank’s engagement with key international groupings and institutions such as the G7/G8, G20, IMF, OECD and the Commonwealth Secretariat.