Rajneesh Narula OBE is the Director of the Dunning Africa Centre and the Dunning Centre for International Business at the Henley Business School. He holds honorary professorial appointments at United Nations University-MERIT, Norwegian School of Business, Oxford University, Simon Frasier University, and the University of Urbino. Since 2021 he is policy advisor to the Kaduna State Government.
He is a regular commentator on business and economics issues on BBC World News, Sky News, TRT World, CGTN, as well as a variety of print and online publications. He regularly acts as a consultant and advisor to the European Commission, UNIDO, UNCTAD and the OECD, World Bank, as well as a variety of other international organisations, governments, and consulting firms. He is a graduate of ABU, Zaria (BEng) and Rutgers University, USA (MBA and PhD).