Dr. Jaimini Bhagwati is currently serving as the Chairman of the IDFC Asset Management Trustee Company and Board member of IDFC’s holding company, along with being a Distinguished Fellow at Centre for Social and Economic Progress (CSEP), New Delhi. He is a former IFS officer, economist and foreign policy expert. He was the high commissioner to the UK and ambassador to the European Union, Belgium and Luxembourg. Dr. Bhagwati has served in senior positions in the Government of India, including in foreign affairs, finance and atomic energy. In his earlier role at the World Bank, he was a specialist in international bond and derivatives markets and was the RBI chair professor at ICRIER.