Yazad Jal

Director, CCS Academy

Yazad Jal is Director, CCS Academy. This is his second stint with CCS. From 1999-2001, Yazad was a Research Associate and then Program Associate at CCS. Previously Yazad was Fellow, Economic Policy and managed the Technology and Policy Program at the Takshashila Institution, Bengaluru. Before that he worked as a management consultant in the United States from 2008-18 with McKinsey and Company, IBM’s Global Business Services and his own independent consultancy. Previous to that he was active in the non-profit sector in India, serving as CEO of Praja Foundation in Mumbai.

Yazad has an MBA from Yale University and a BA (Econ) from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai University.