KRISHNA GUHA is Vice Chairman, a member of ISI’s Management Committee, and heads ISI’s Global Policy & Central Bank Strategy Research Team. ISI’s Washington office is ranked on the Institutional Investor’s All-Star Team for Washington research, which is based on a survey of money managers.
Prior to joining ISI in 2013, Mr. Guha served as Executive Vice-President, Member of the Management Committee and Head of the Communications Group at the New York Fed. Before joining the New York Fed, Mr. Guha was a senior writer on global economics and economic policy at the Financial Times, where he held a series of senior positions including US Economics Editor, Lex columnist and Editorial Leader Writer (member of the Editorial Board). Mr. Guha was awarded the Best in Business award by the Society of American Business Editors and Writers and the Excellence in Financial Journalism award by the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants for his work on the financial crisis.
Mr. Guha was educated at Cambridge University, UK, and the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, where he was a Fulbright Scholar and won the C.V. Starr award. Mr Guha has served as a member of the World Economic Forum's Global Advisory Council, a member of the EU-Japan Council and a fellow at Japan's Keizai Koho Center and Nihon Shinbun Kyokai. He is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the Fulbright Association. In 1993 he took part in a joint Anglo-Chinese expedition to cross the Taklamakan Desert in Xinjiang Province, China.