Indu Bhushan

Director General, Strategy, Policy and Review Department

, Asian Development Bank

Indu Bhushan is Director General of the Strategy, Policy and Review Department. The Department leads the preparation and coordination of ADB’s corporate strategy and policies, resource mobilization and allocation, and results management. He has been with ADB since 1997.

Before joining ADB, he worked with the World Bank in its Africa region. He was a faculty member of the Department of Population Dynamics, School of Hygiene and Public Health; and Draper Fellow of the Center for Communication Programs, Johns Hopkins University. He worked in the Indian Administrative Service where he managed development programs in various capacities.

Indu Bhushan holds a Ph.D in Economics and Master of Health Sciences from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, USA. He also finished a Summer Course in Communication Planning and Strategy from Cornell University, USA. He obtained his Post Graduate Diploma in Control Systems and Instrumentation from the Indian Institute of Technology in New Delhi, India. He completed his Bachelor of Technology in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Varanasi, India as Valedictorian. He obtained his Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) certification in 2010.