Baroness Shafik

Baroness Shafik is a Crossbench Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 15 October 2020. Her full title is The Baroness Shafik DBE, and her given name is Nemat Talaat Shafik .


Find out about the experience of Baroness Shafik outside of Parliament.

Non political

London School of Economics and Political Science
The Director
2017 -
Bank of England
Deputy Governor
2014 - 2017
The International Monetary Fund
Deputy Managing Director
2011 - 2014
Department for International Development
Permanent Secretary and Director General
2004 - 2011
World Bank
Vice-President, Private Sector and Infrastructure and other roles
1990 - 2004

Public life

Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC)
International Advisory Board Member
2021 -
National Institute for Economic and Social Research
2020 -
Institute for Fiscal Studies
Council Member
2019 -
British Museum
2017 -