Rakesh Nangia

Rakesh Nangia

Partner; Chief Operating Officer

Prior to joining Centennial Group, Rakesh Nangia was the Evaluator General for Independent Development Evaluation at the African Development Bank. Before that, he spent 25 years at the World Bank, where he held several positions including Director of Strategy and Operations for the Human Development Network and Acting Vice-President for the World Bank Institute. He attended the Indian Institute of Technology in Delhi and Harvard University and holds degrees in business administration and engineering.

Areas of Expertise:


Programs/projects design and management

Institutional effectiveness issues

Past Experience:

World Bank

African Development Bank

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