The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Ajay Chhibber as Chief Economic Advisor.
 
Dr. Chhibber has been with the World Bank from 1983 till 2008. His last position at the Bank was that of Director, Independent Evaluation Group, World Bank. In 2013-14, Dr. Chhibber was Director General, Independent Evaluation Office, Government of India.  He is presently Visiting Scholar, Elliot School of International Affairs, Washington DC and distinguished Professor, National Institute for Public Finance and Policy, New Delhi. He has a PhD from Stanford University, USA and has attended Advanced Management Programmes at Harvard (USA) and INSEAD (Paris).
 
Dr. Chhibber will be based partly in New Delhi and partly in Washington DC.  He will function as Chief Economic Advisor, FICCI.  He will supervise economic policy research at FICCI.
 
FICCI is proud to welcome Dr. Chhibber as part of its efforts to strengthen its research capacity and policy advice.