Hiranya Mukhopadhyay
Director, Public Sector Management and Governance Sector Office, Sectors Group, Asian Development Bank

Hiranya Mukhopadhyay’s areas of specialization include open economy macroeconomics and public finance (with special emphasis on subnational finances). He has processed and implemented many policy-based loans in ADB for South, Central, and West Asian countries. Prior to joining ADB, he worked at the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy in New Delhi. He has a PhD in Economics from the Jawaharlal Nehru University and was a post-doctoral fellow at Boston University and Oxford University.


Increasing disaster risks in developing countries call for strategic planning and investments in resilient and low-carbon infrastructure.