Anoop Singh

Anoop Singh

Head of Global Financial Markets and Banking Practice

Anoop Singh

Anoop Singh was Managing Director and Head of Regulatory Affairs, Asia Pacific, for JP Morgan during 2014-2015. Before that, at the International Monetary Fund, he was Director of the Asia and Pacific Department (2008-13) and Director of the Western Hemisphere Department (2002-08). His other appointments at the IMF have included: Director, Special Operations in the Office of the Managing Director; Senior Advisor, Policy Development and Review Department; and Assistant Director, European Department.

Mr. Singh, an Indian national, holds degrees from the universities of Bombay, Cambridge, and the London School of Economics. His additional work experience includes: Special Advisor to the Governor of the Reserve Bank of India; and Senior Economic Advisor to the Vice President, Asia Region, the World Bank.

Mr. Singh has worked and written on macroeconomic, surveillance, and crisis management issues, helping design IMF-supported programs in emerging market, transition, and developing countries in South and South-East Asia, Eastern Europe, and Latin America. He led missions to Thailand, Indonesia, and Malaysia during the Asian crisis, to Vietnam, Bulgaria, and Albania during their early transition experiences, and to a number of other countries in Asia and in the Americas, including the Philippines, India, Australia, China, Japan, and Argentina.

Mr. Singh’s publications include, China’s Economy in Transition: from External to Domestic Rebalancing, “Rebalancing Growth in China: The Role of the Yuan in the Policy Package”, “The Financial Market Crisis and Risks for Latin America”, “Macroeconomic Volatility: The Policy Lessons from Latin America”, “Inclusive Growth, Institutions, and the Underground Economy”, “Stabilization and Reform in Latin America: A Macroeconomic Perspective on the Experience Since the 1990s”, “Australia, Benefiting from Economic Reform”, and “Macroeconomic Issues Facing ASEAN Countries.”

Areas of Expertise:

Economic surveillance, mainly macroeconomic, monetary, fiscal, and financial

Economic evaluation

Crisis management and debt restructuring

Financial and Regulatory reforms

Past Experience:

Adjunct Professor, Georgetown University

Academic Committee Member, International Monetary Institute (IMI), Renmin University, Beijing, China

Board Director, Good Governance International (

Managing Director and Head of Regulatory Affairs, Asia Pacific, JP Morgan

Director, Asia and Pacific Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Director, Western Hemisphere Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF)