Senior Advisor and Chief of Innovation to the World SME Forum. Formerly, VP, World Bank and IFC. Spent 10 years at McKinsey & Company, Asia and North America: Director, Global Operations, Strategy Practice; later, Director, Asia, McKinsey Global Institute. Experienced in both the private sector and public sector. Key knowledge areas include: city competitiveness and urbanization; megatrends affecting business; competitiveness and innovation; financial inclusion; financial systems. Has engaged with high-level political leaders and policy-makers who shape the business environment for the private sector. Works to promote collaborative public-private dialogue and the development of a regulatory environment that fosters opportunities for entrepreneurship and job creation. Represented the World Bank at the Financial Stability Board, Basel.