Professor Lord Desai
Professor Lord (Meghnad Jagdishchandra) Desai "was born on 10th July, 1940 in Baroda, India. He studied at the University of Bombay, and wrote his PhD at the University of Pennsylvania. On 30 April 1991, he was created Lord Desai of St Clement Danes. Lord Desai has taught at the London School of Economics since 1965, he was made a Professor of Economics in 1983, and he established the Centre for the Study of Global Governance in 1992. He joined the IDEAglobal Advisory Board in 2006."
- Director, Centre for Global Studies
- Editorial Board, Third World Quarterly 
- Member, 1928 Institute