Yaw Ansu

Chief Economist, African Center for Economic Transformation


Dr. Yaw Ansu is the Chief Economist at ACET. Prior to joining ACET, he spent more than 26 years working at the World Bank in various capacities including: Research Economist, Country Economist, Country Director, Director for Economic Policy, Head of the Economists Sector Board, and Regional Sector Director for Human Development for Africa. Ansu holds a B.A. in Economics from Cornell University, USA, and an M.S. and a Ph.D. in Engineering-Economic Systems from Stanford University, USA.