He was additionally a member of the Prime Minister’s Financial Advisory Council, Statistical Fee and the Reserve Financial institution of India’s Technical Advisory Committee on Financial Coverage.
“NITI Aayog welcomes Suman Bery as NITI Aayog’s Vice Chairman with impact from Might 1, 2022,” the assertion mentioned.
An skilled coverage economist and analysis administrator, Bery has changed Rajiv Kumar because the vice chairman of the federal government assume tank.
Kumar took over as vice chairman of Niti Aayog in August 2017 after the then VC Arvind Panagariya exited the federal government think-tank to return to teachers.
“Rajiv Kumar leaves me a dynamic organisation with numerous recent, younger expertise and robust hyperlinks with stakeholders inside and outdoors the federal government,” the assertion quoted Bery as saying.
“I’m deeply honoured to have been entrusted with its cost at a time of nice international uncertainty,” he mentioned.
In keeping with Bery, Niti Aayog’s problem is to develop a imaginative and prescient of the best way forward based mostly on deep evaluation and large debate and to work with India’s states, which is the place financial improvement finally occurs.
India’s financial and social selections are of significance to all the world, he famous.
Bery’s current affiliations embody senior visiting fellow on the Centre for Coverage Analysis, New Delhi; non-resident fellow at Bruegel, Brussels; and World Fellow on the Woodrow Wilson Heart, Washington DC.