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Nisha Agarwal

Eminent Panel Member

Nisha Agarwal has been working on poverty, inequality and development issues for almost three decades. She was the Ex Chief Executive Officer of Oxfam India. Prior to that she has worked with the World Bank on development issues for 18 years. 

Nisha has experience of working in countries in the East Asia Region (Cambodia, Vietnam and Indonesia) and in the East Africa Region (Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda). She has a Doctorate in Economics from the University of Virginia, USA. She has also worked as a Research Economist at the Impact Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Australia.