Career Highlights


  • International Organizations, Governments and Other Bodies, such as the FAO, WFP, UNDP, UNCTAD, G-24, USAID, CIDA, Ford Foundation, Sri Lanka Presidential Commission on Banking and Finance, Sri Lanka Securities and Exchange  Commission


  • Division Chief, Financial Studies Division, Research Dept. International Monetary Fund, Washington DC. (Included Membership of Working Party on International Liquidity, which prepared the Special Drawing Rights Scheme)
  • Coordinator of Food Aid Research, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington D,C.
  • Senior Associate, International Science and Technology Institute, Washington, D.C.
  • Chief Economic Consultant, Tatas (India’s largest Private Sector Industrial Group) and Head of Tata Economic Consultancy Services. TECS carried out Project Feasibility Studies, Industrial Market Surveys and a Variety of  Economic Studies
  • Rockefeller Foundation Fellow In Social Sciences (Spent One Year at MIT, Cambridge, Mass)

Professor / Trainer

Professor of Economics

  • St. Xavier’s College, Bombay
  • School of Economics, University of Bombay
  • York University, Toronto
  • Narsee Monjee Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai
  • St. Xavier’s Institute of Management, Mumbai


  • Numerous Management Training Programs
  • Varied Corporate Training Programs

Journalist / Writer


  • The Economic Times, (Indian Financial Daily)

Author and Editor (Academic)

  • Author of Four Books
  • Editor of Two Books
  • Author of Several Reports
  • Author of Many Papers in Books
  • Author of Several Articles in Academic Journals in Different Countries (Including Journal of Political Economy, Economic Development and Cultural  Change, IMF Staff Papers)

Writer and Columnist in International and Indian Newspapers & Magazines

Public Speaker

  • National and International Conferences and Seminars
  • Chambers of Commerce
  • Trade and Industry Associations
  • Rotary Clubs
  • Universities & Colleges
  • Jewish Congregations

Current Activities

  • Economic, Business and Management Consulting
  • Teaching and Training in Economics, Business, Management
  • Public Speaking
  • Writing