DR. KAI L. CHAN
Distinguished Fellow, Innovation & Policy Initiative
Dr. Kai L. Chan is a distinguished fellow at INSEAD Innovation & Policy Initiative. Additionally, he advises the UAE government on matters of competitiveness and statistics, with a focus on the use of global performance indices to guide policy.
Before moving to Dubai in 2011, Kai worked at a boutique advisory and investments firm in New York. Before that he worked in the Singapore office a global management consulting firm with projects in Europe and East Asia.
Dr. Chan holds a BSc in economics & mathematics from the University of Toronto, and an MA and PhD in economics from Princeton University.
Kai grew up in Toronto, Canada. He speaks English, French, Cantonese, Mandarin and German, and is currently learning Russian