Chief Admin Officer – International Growth Centre at LSE and Oxford University

What is your ‘Good Fight’?

The International Growth Centre fights to promote sustainable growth in developing countries through demand-led policy advice based on frontier research. We direct a global network of world-class researchers in economics, political economy and related disciplines, and a set of 15 country teams across Africa and Asia. Based at LSE and in partnership with the University of Oxford, the IGC was initiated and is funded by the UK Department for International Development.

What do you need to realise your goal?

Our biggest strategic and operational challenges are

Other organisations address various combinations of these challenges all the time. I want to learn how, for the benefit of the IGC but also as someone more broadly interested in good fights, and the contribution I might make to them.

Where can we find out more?

Jo Underwood