Dr Tim Kelly is a Lead ICT Policy Specialist at infoDev, a multi-donor agency hosted by the World Bank in Washington. He is currently leading a program on Creating Sustainable Businesses for the Knowledge Economy and heads up infoDev’s Connect and Transform themes. He was formerly Head of the Strategy and Policy Unit of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), and was previously with the OECD and Logica Consultancy Ltd.
Over the last twenty years, Dr Kelly has specialised in the economics of information and communication technologies. He has written or co-authored more than 30 books on the subject including the World Bank’s “Building Broadband”, ITU’s “Internet Reports” and “World Telecommunication Development Report” and OECD’s “Communications Outlook”. He has an MA (Hons) degree in geography and a PhD in industrial economics from Cambridge University.