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Akshay Mathur

Akshay is the Director of Research and a Fellow of Geoeconomic Studies at Gateway House: Indian Council on Global Relations an independent, non-partisan, membership-based think tank His research focuses on the architecture of international business, finance and trade, and its impact on geopolitics. Before joining Gateway House, he worked as a Principal Architect with Fidelity Investments in Boston in the advanced research, strategy formulation, and business architecture. He has an MBA from Boston University’s Questrom School of Business and a B.S. in Computer Science from the School of Computer Science at University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Akshay is an alumnus of Mayo College, Ajmer. He is the co-founder of an NGO called Aasra Gramin Vikas Sansthan and of a social enterprise called Khushi Farms, both based in Ajmer, Rajasthan, India.

Articles by Akshay Mathur (1)

  • India: A late-bloomer, not a latecomer, in global economic leadership

    In the last few years, India has made rapid strides in deepening its commitment to the multilateral community: it has co-created new multilateral banks such as the Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) New Development Bank (NDB) and Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB); elevated its involvement in geoeconomic forums, including the G20 and Financial Stability Board (FSB); and reconfigured its engagement with the three Bretton Woods institutions; the World Bank, the IMF and