Prof. Ian Goldin

Prof. Ian Goldin

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Professor of Globalisation and Development, Founding Director of the Oxford Martin School, Technological and Economic Change Former Vice President of the World Bank, Former CEO of the Development Bank of Southern Africa and served as an advisor to President Nelson Mandela. Professor Ian Goldin was the founding Director of the Oxford Martin School, the world’s leading centre for interdisciplinary research into critical global challenges. He is currently Oxford University Professor of Globalisation and Development, Senior Fellow at the Oxford Martin School, Director of the Oxford Martin Programme on Technological and Economic Change and a Professorial Fellow at the University’s Balliol College. From 2003 to 2006 he was Vice President of the World Bank. From 1996 to 2001 he was Chief Executive and Managing Director of the Development Bank of Southern Africa and served as an advisor to President Nelson Mandela. He has a BA (Hons) and a BSc from the University of Cape Town, an MSc from the London School of Economics, and an MA and Doctorate from the University of Oxford. Goldin has received wide recognition for his contributions to development and research, including having been knighted by the French Government and nominated Global Leader of Tomorrow by the World Economic Forum. He has published over 50 articles and 21 books. He is the presenter of the BBC World Service and Radio 4 series After the Crash and lead author of Migration and the Economy: Economic Realities, Social Impacts and Political Choices. To find out more about working directly with Ian, click the button below.

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