Ritu Anand, IDFC
Ritu Anand is the Group Head-Policy and Chief Economist at IDFC. Her areas of expertise include macroeconomics and public policy. Prior to joining IDFC, she was Deputy Managing Director and Chief Economic Adviser at the State Bank of India; Lead Economist at the World Bank, Washington; Adviser at the Reserve Bank of India; and positions with the Finance Commission, Planning Commission, Bureau of Industrial Costs and Prices, Government of India, and Tata Consultancy Services. Ritu holds an M.Sc. in Economics from the London School of Economics and B.A. from Wellesley College, Massachusetts, USA.