G20 High Level Independent Panel: Members, Project Team and Administrative Secretariat


G20 High Level Independent Panel on
Financing the Global Commons for Pandemic Preparedness and Response:
Members, Project Team and Administrative Secretariat



Tharman Shanmugaratnam*Senior Minister, Singapore; Former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for FinanceChair, G20 Eminent Persons Group on Global Financial Governance (2017/18)
Lawrence Summers*Charles W. Eliot University Professor, Harvard Kennedy School Former United States Treasury Secretary
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala*

Former Finance and Foreign Minister, NigeriaDirector-General, World Trade Organization (WTO)Former MD, World BankFormer Chair, Gavi, the Vaccine AllianceAfrican Union Special Envoy on COVID-19
Ana BotínGroup Executive Chairman, Santander Group
Mohamed El-ErianChief Economic Adviser, AllianzPresident, Queens’ College, Cambridge University
Jacob FrenkelChairman, Board of Trustees, Group of Thirty (G30)Former Chairman, JPMorgan Chase International Former Governor, Bank of IsraelFormer Economic Counsellor, IMF
Rebeca Grynspan

Secretary General, Ibero-American General SecretariatFormer UN Under-Secretary General and Associate Administrator, UNDPFormer Vice-President of Costa Rica
Naoko IshiiExecutive Vice President and Director, Center for Global Commons, Professor, Institute for Future Initiatives, University of TokyoFormer CEO and Chairperson, Global Environment FacilityFormer Deputy Vice Minister of Finance, Japan 
Michael KremerUniversity Professor and Director, Development Innovation Lab, The University of Chicago2019 Nobel Laureate
Kiran Mazumdar-ShawFounder and Chairperson, BioconFounder and Managing Trustee, Biocon FoundationChairperson, Mazumdar-Shaw Medical Foundation
Luis Alberto MorenoFormer President, Inter-American Development BankFormer Minister of Economic Development, Colombia
Lucrezia Reichlin Professor of Economics, London Business SchoolChairman & Co-Founder, Now-Casting EconomicsFormer Director General of Research, European Central Bank
John-Arne Røttingen Ambassador for Global Health, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, NorwayFounding Chief Executive Officer, Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI)
Vera SongweUN Under-Secretary General and Executive Secretary UN Economic Commission for Africa
Mark SuzmanCEO, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Tidjane ThiamAfrican Union Special Envoy on COVID-19Executive Chairman, Freedom Acquisition 1 Corporation Former CEO, Credit Suisse and Prudential Former Minister of Planning and Development, Cote d’Ivoire
Jean-Claude TrichetEuropean Chairman, Trilateral CommissionFormer President, European Central BankHonorary Governor of the Banque de France
Ngaire WoodsDean, Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford
Zhu MinChair, National Institute of Financial Research, Tsinghua UniversityFormer Deputy Managing Director, IMF
Masood Ahmed#President, Center for Global Development
Guntram Wolff#Director, Bruegel

* Co-Chairs 

# Project Directors


Victor DzauPresident, National Academy of Medicine, US
Jeremy FarrarDirector, Wellcome Trust

Project team:

Bruegel: Center for Global Development
Guntram Wolff (Project Director)Masood Ahmed (Project Director)
Anne Bucher (Lead)Amanda Glassman (Lead)
Scarlett VargaCarolyn Reynolds
Alma KurtovicEleni Smitham
Marta DominquezHannah Brown
Ben McWilliams

Administrative Secretariat:

National Academy of MedicineWellcome Trust
Cecilia Mundaca ShahMegan Challis
Morgan KanarekAlice Jamieson
Stephen ChukwurahBeth Thompson