Rahul Dhumale was formerly with the Policy Group at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. He has previously worked with the World Bank, International Labour Organisation, UNDP, and the International Monetary Fund. He holds an A.B. from Duke University, MSc. from Oxford University, and a Ph.D. from Cambridge University. He was also a member of the Faculty of Cambridge University where he taught and worked on issues related to financial regulation and corporate finance.