Dr Amlan Roy is Head of Global Macro Policy Research and Senior MD at State Street's Asset Management Division (SSGA). He leads a Research team focused on Macroeconomics, Policy & Politics, Retirement & Demographics serving external and internal clients of State Street Group across 30+ countries.
Prior to his current role, he was Global Chief Retirement Strategist and Senior MD since April 2017. He is a seasoned global public speaker and an experienced Global Macro Researcher specializing in Macroeconomics & Policy, Portfolio Theory, Demographics & Retirement. He researches issues related to Growth, Monetary Policy, Asset Allocation, EM, Gender Disparity and, Systemic risks. He is a Senior Research Associate at London School of Economics and Guest Finance Professor at London Business School.
Prior to joining SSGA, Amlan was Head of Global Demographics & Pensions Research and MD at Credit Suisse Investment Bank having joined there in 1998. At Credit Suisse, he was a client facing Global Macro researcher. In a prior role as EM Strategist, he developed global risk and asset allocation models serving as an international expert on Financial System Architecture. His research in Global Demographics & Pensions drew on the fields of Macroeconomics, Portfolio Theory, Behavioural Economics, Statistics, Derivatives and Econometrics.
Prior to Credit Suisse, he spent over a decade in academia with a distinguished teaching career in the US and the UK. He was UK ESRC Research Fellow, Ponders Fellow, a Boston University Doctoral Scholar and a Government of India National Scholar. Amlan has a PhD and an MA in Financial Economics from the University of Iowa, an MBA from Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad and a BA Honours in Economics from St. Stephen's College, University of Delhi.