Reuben Abraham

Chief Executive Officer and Senior Fellow

IDFC Institute

Dr Reuben Abraham is CEO and Senior Fellow at the IDFC Institute, a think-tank set up by India’s largest infrastructure finance company. The IDFC Institute's focus is on the political, economic, and spatial causes and consequences of, and obstacles to, India’s ongoing transformation from a low income, state led economy to a market based democracy, a journey many emerging markets share. He is also a non-resident scholar at the Urbanization Project at New York University’s Stern School of Business. Before IDFC, he was faculty and executive director of the Centre for Emerging Markets at the Indian School of Business.