Parth Shri Tewari
Lead Private Sector Development Specialist
Mr. Tewari is the Lead Private Sector Development Specialist of the Competitive Industries practice at the World Bank Group. He is an entrepreneurial professional with global experience in senior management in economic development, management consulting and corporate finance. Before joining the Bank, Mr. Tewari led TechnoServe Inc., a 43 year old global development agency's entry into Asia and established their operations in India as the Country Director. There he set-up three offices, built a team of world class professionals and delivered on twelve programs with beneficiaries spanning from farmers to entrepreneurs. Prior to this, he worked with McKinsey & Co., Inc. based out of their New York office primarily focusing on strategy development and the financial services industry. While there, he also co-authored the highly referenced article Brains Abroad, on leveraging expatriate talent for home countries, which was especially noted by the Singapore, United States and Indian governments. He started his career structuring corporate finance deals working with one of the most respected family owned business in India, the Aditya Birla Group. Mr. Tewari received his Masters degree along with a certificate in public management from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and an undergraduate degree in Physics from the University of Delhi. Mr. Tewari serves on the advisory board of the Center of Emerging Market Solutions at the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad and the Pondicherry Institute, a think tank.
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