Jyoti Bisbey is an Infrastructure Finance and Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) Specialist at the Infrastructure, PPPs and Guarantees Group at the World Bank Group. She has recently joined WBG’s Central Asia, China, and Mongolia Transport Cluster to explore innovative financing in the region. Jyoti is leading the dialogue on PPPs in Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Turkey, Sri Lanka and generally as a focal point in Eastern Europe and Central Asia region and previously in Brazil, Vietnam, Russia, Uruguay, Mozambique, Madagascar, Kenya and Ethiopia. Jyoti has been representing the World Bank in discussions with other Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) on defining Private Capital Mobilization, which is the core of Billions-2-Trillions (B2T) agenda. The work won the World Bank President’s Excellence Award. Her recent achievements are leading the development and implementation of the PPP Certification Program ‘CP3P’, financial recovery planning for Vietnam Electricity, Inland Water transport (IWT) PPPs in Latin America, construction bond financing using WB intermediation and structuring PPPs in Irrigation subsector. Her work has focused on a variety of PPP phases from transactions structuring to implementation and from PPP policy to program development, financial viability assessments, and structuring of PPP options.
Jyoti specializes in Infrastructure Finance with an MBA from George Washington University and Mathematics in undergraduate from St. Stephens College in Delhi. Beyond work, she enjoys running and spending time with her husband and three children.