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Past Advisory Council

Name Country
Cinnamon Dornsife Senior Advisor, International Development
Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy Institute
The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies
Johns Hopkins University
Masahisa Fujita Professor, Konan University
Project Professor, Kyoto University
Mohamad Ikhsan Special Advisor to the Vice-President of Indonesia
Pradeep K. Sinha Cabinet Secretary
Government of India
Ulrich Volz Head of Department of Economics, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London
Senior Research Fellow, German Development Institute (DIE)
Yaobin Shi Vice Minister of Finance (and ADB Alternative Governor), PRC
Yasuyuki Sawada Chief Economist
Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department (ERCD), Asian Development Bank
Name Country
Cinnamon Dornsife Senior Advisor, International Development
Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy Institute
The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University, USA
Masahisa Fujita President and Chief Research Officer
Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan
Mohamad Ikhsan* Special Advisor to the Vice-President of Indonesia
Pradeep K. Sinha** Cabinet Secretary
Government of India
Ulrich Volz*** Head, Department of Economics, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, United Kingdom
Senior Research Fellow, German Development Institute (DIE)
Shang Jin Wei Chief Economist
Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department, Asian Development Bank
Yang Yao Director and Dean
China Center for Economic Research and the National School of Development, Peking University, People's Republic of China

* Replacement of Bambang Permadi Soemantri Brodjonegoro, Minister of Finance, Republic of Indonesia, from 13 April 2015

** Replacement of Ajit Kumar Seth Cabinet Secretary, Government of India, from 20 August 2015

*** Replacement of Sebastian Paust, Senior Adviser, Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany, from 15 December 2015

Name Country
Cinnamon Dornsife United States
Masahisa Fujita Japan
Sebastian Paust Germany
James Richard Gilling Australia
Justin Yifu Lin People's Republic of China
Ajit Kumar Seth India
Changyong Rhee* Chief Economist, ADB

* From 1 March 2011

Name Country
Cinnamon Dornsife United States
Masahisa Fujita Japan
Eric Girardin France
Stephen Howes Australia
Li Yong People's Republic of China
Sanjiv Misra India
Changyong Rhee* Chief Economist, ADB

* From 1 March 2011

Name Country
Masahiko Aoki Japan
K.M. Chandrasekhar India
Gang Fan People's Republic of China
Victor H. Frank, Jr.* United States of America
Eric Girardin France
Andrew MacIntyre Australia
Jong-Wha Lee Chief Economist, ADB

* deceased 6 April 2010

Name Country
Masahiko Aoki Japan
Victor H. Frank, Jr. United States of America
Eric Girardin France
Ajit K. Jain India
Li Yong People's Republic of China
Andrew MacIntyre Australia
Ifzal Ali ADB Chief Economist
Name Country
Masahiko Aoki Japan
William P. Fuller United States of America
Eric Girardin France
Li Yong People's Republic of China
Corattiyil Ramachandran India
Kanit Sangsubhan Thailand
Ifzal Ali ADB Chief Economist
Name Country
Magnus Blomström Sweden
Ronald Duncan Australia
William P. Fuller United States
Yujiro Hayami Japan
N.C.Saxena India
Zhang Xiao Qiang PRC
Ifzal Ali ADB Chief Economist
Name Country
Magnus Blomström Sweden
Ronald Duncan Australia
William P. Fuller United States
Yujiro Hayami Japan
Y. Venugopal Reddy India
Zhang Xiao Qiang PRC
Arvind Panagariya ADB Chief Economist
Name Country
Chandi Chanmugam Sri Lanka
Fabrizio Onida Italy
Yujiro Hayami Japan
Helen Hughes Australia
Justin Yifu Lin PRC
Jeffrey R. Schafer United States
Jungsoo Lee ADB Chief Economist