Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

ICRIER Leaders

Chair, Board of Governors


  • Dr. K B Lall

    1981 to 1992


  • Dr. R N Malhotra

    1992 to 1996


  • Dr. I G Patel

    1997 to 2005


  • Dr. Isher Judge Ahluwalia

    2005 – Present

Director & Chief Executive


  • Dr. Charan D Wadhwa

    Feb 1986 – Feb 1987


  • Dr. S P Gupta

    May 1988 – Apr 1998


  • Dr. Isher Judge Ahluwalia

    May 1998 – May 2002


  • Dr. Rakesh Mohan

    May – Sep 2002


  • Dr. Arvind Virmani

    Nov 2002 – Dec 2005


  • Dr. Rajiv Kumar

    Feb 2006 – Aug 2010


  • Dr. Parthasarathi Shome

    Jan 2011 – Aug 2012


  • Dr. Rajat Kathuria

    Sep 2012 – present

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