Jonathan Coppel is the Economic
Counsellor in the Office of the OECD Chief Economist.
In this position, he oversees the
development and communication of the OECD’s twice-yearly
economic outlook and analysis of macroeconomic developments.
Since joining the OECD, he has held a range of positions,
including Executive Manager of the NEPAD-OECD Africa Investment
Initiative, Senior Economist and expert on foreign direct
investment, Deputy Counselor to the Chief Economist, Head of the
EU and UK Desks and energy market analyst.
Mr. Coppel has also been a lecturer
for the World Trade Institute’s Mile Masters Programme in
International Law and Economics. Mr. Coppel has previously held
senior management positions in the Reserve Bank of Australia and
started his career at the Australian Commonwealth Treasury.
Mr. Coppel was educated at the
Australian National University and Columbia University in New