Professor of Globalisation and Development, University of Oxford
Ian Goldin is Professor of Globalisation and Development at Oxford University. Goldin leads research programmes on technological and economic change, future of work and future of development. Golden served as Principal Economist at the EBRD and the Director of Programmes at the OECD Development Centre. He was Economic Advisor to President Mandela and the Chief Executive of the Development Bank of Southern Africa. He was Vice President of the World Bank and the Group’s Director of Policy and Special Representative at the United Nations. Goldin was founding Director of the Oxford Martin school. Goldin has provided advisory services to the IMF, UN, EU, OECD and has served as a non-executive Director on six globally listed. He has an MSc from the London School of Economics, and a Doctorate from Oxford. He has been knighted by the French Government and published over 60 journal articles and 23 books.