Sudeshna Banerjee

The World Bank Group


Sudeshna Ghosh Banerjee is a Senior Energy Specialist in the Global Energy and Extractives Practice at the World Bank. She has worked on energy and infrastructure assignments in South Asia and Africa focusing on project economics, monitoring and evaluation and a broad range of sector-based issues including energy access, energy subsidies and renewable energy. She holds a PhD in Public Policy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and MA and BA degrees in Economics from Delhi University.

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The World Bank Group

The World Bank Group is one of the world's largest sources of funding and knowledge for developing countries. It comprises five closely associated institutions: the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) and the International Development Association (IDA), which together form the World Bank; the International Finance Corporation (IFC); the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA); and the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID). Each institution plays a distinct role in the mission to fight poverty and improve living standards for people in the developing world. For more information, please visit,, and