Winner | Asian Digital Media Awards 2020

Nishan Degnarain

Special Advisor on Oceans


World Economic Forum

Degrees in Economics, Cambridge University and Harvard Kennedy School of Government. Formerly with the UK Prime Minister's Strategy Unit; then management consultant advising governments and companies in Africa on strategy. Co-Founder, Harvard's Africa Policy Journal, Harvard University's first public policy journal with a focus on Africa. Chair, Global Agenda Council on Oceans, World Economic Forum. Economic Adviser to Mauritius on the development of a long-term economic transformation programme to move Mauritius from a middle-income to a high-income country, as well as Africa Strategy.

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