Clare Lombardelli appointed as OECD Chief Economist

  • The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) appointed UK Treasury Adviser, Clare Lombardelli as the next Chief Economist, with effect from 2 May 2023.
  • She has 20 years of experience in economic analysis and policy-making in the United Kingdom.

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD; French: Organisation de coopération et de développement économiques, OCDE) is an intergovernmental organisation with 38 member countries, founded in 1961 to stimulate economic progress and world trade. It is a forum whose member countries describe themselves as committed to democracy and the market economy, providing a platform to compare policy experiences, seek answers to common problems, identify good practices, and coordinate domestic and international policies of its members.

  • 16 April 1948 (as OEEC)
  • 30 September 1961 (as OECD)
HeadquartersChâteau de la Muette
Paris, France
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  • English
  • French