Head of Emerging Markets Equity and Chief Global Strategist, Morgan Stanley Investment Management
Managing more than $20bn of assets in emerging markets, Ruchir is one of the world’s largest investors. With Morgan Stanley for 19 years, he serves on the Executive Committee of Investment Management.
Ruchir has written for The Economic Times, The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, The Times of India, Foreign Affairs, Time, The New York Times, Foreign Policy, Forbes and Bloomberg View. He served as contributing editor with Newsweek.
Ruchir’s Breakout Nations: In Pursuit of the Next Economic Miracles was a number one bestseller in India, earning the Tata Literature Live! First Book Award, made The Wall Street Journal hardcover business bestseller list and was one of Foreign Policy’s “21 Books to Read in 2012.” His The Rise and Fall of Nations: Forces of Change in the Post-Crisis World was released in 2016.
Ruchir has been named among the “50 Most Influential” people in the world (Bloomberg Markets), the “Top Global Thinkers” (Foreign Policy), the “The World’s 25 Smartest Indians” (Outlook) and the world’s “Top Young Leaders” (World Economic Forum, Davos).