Penn Calendar Penn A-Z School of Arts and Sciences University of Pennsylvania

International Advisory Board


Head of US Operations
Arkera Inc.

Associate Professor, Social Anthropology
Director, South Asia Centre
The London School of Economics and Political Science

Senior Fellow, CASI
(IAB Chairman, 2004-12)
President Emeritus, Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Director of Admissions
American Embassy School, New Delhi

Managing Director
Jennison Associates

Managing Director and Co-Head, Asia Private Equity
Bain Capital, LLC

(ex officio)
Center for the Advanced Study of India
Professor of Political Science
Madan Lal Sobti Professor for the Study of Contemporary India
University of Pennsylvania

Co-Chief Executive Officer
Warburg Pincus LLC

Managing Partner & Co-Founder
Artha Capital Management

Chairman, The Global Education & Leadership Foundation
Vice Chairman, SUN Group

Founder and Senior Partner
AZB & Partners

President & Chief Operating Officer
P. Schoenfeld Asset Management LP

Group Worldwide Chairman
Johnson & Johnson

Managing Partner

Founding Partner & CEO
New Silk Route
Partners; and
Founding Partner & CEO
Vedanta Capital

Chairman and CEO 
MKS (Switzerland) S.A.

Managing Partner
Karya Capital LP

Senior Advisor
Credit Suisse

(ex officio)
Academic Director and Chief Executive
University of Pennsylvania Institute for the Advanced Study of India

Chief Economic Adviser, Government of India
Dennis Weatherstone Senior Fellow
Peterson Institute for International Economics (on leave)
Senior Fellow and Director of Understanding India Initiative
Center for Global Development (on leave)

Tata Chair for Strategic Affairs & Senior Fellow
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Honorary Life Members

President Emeritus, Princeton University and
US Ambassador to India, 1977-80
Chairman Emeritus

Former Member of Indian Parliament (Rajya Sabha)
Chairperson, India International Centre-International Research Division
Former Member of Executive Board, UNESCO