An active economist who has held significant position in international organisations, Shafik is the Deputy Governor of the Bank of England. She was the Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund and was the Permanent Secretary of the United Kingdom Department for International Development. She has written extensively in the fields of globalisation, emerging markets and private investment, international development, the Middle East and Africa, and the environment. She was granted the title Dame Commander of the British Empire in the June 2015 Queen’s Birthday Honours.
Source of Influence: Business
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