Isher Judge Ahluwalia
Isher Judge Ahluwalia is Chairperson of the Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER). She was a Member of the Eminent Persons Group on India-ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Nations). She was previously Chairperson of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and a Member of the Eminent Persons Group (EPG) of the Asian Development Bank. She is currently a member on the Boards of the International Water Management Institute (IWMI) and CIMMYT, a research centre affiliated to the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR). Her research has focused on challenges of Indian urbanization, industrial growth and productivity issues, macro-economic reforms, and issues in social sector development in India.