Amir Ullah Khan

Amir Ullah Khan is a development economist and President of the Glocal University in Saharanpur in India.  He studied Electronics Engineering at Osmania University in Hyderabad,  Management at the Institute of Rural Management at Anand and got his PhD from the Jamia Millia Central University in Delhi. He is Fellow at the India Development Foundation,  Adjunct Professor of Law and Economics at the Edith Cowan University in Western Australia and policy advisor to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

Amir started his career in the Indian Civil Service and has worked for the Government of India, the UNDP, headed editorial operations at Encyclopedia Britannica and directed research at IDF. He teaches his course on India's Economic Policy at the  Indian School of Business in Hyderabad and the Foreign Service Institute of the Ministry of External Affairs in New Delhi. He has authored several papers and books on trade, agriculture and economic development.