Ashraf Ghani is currently Chancellor of Kabul University.
Ghani set the path for Afghanistan’s recovery after September 11th as Afghanistan’s finance minister between July 2002 and December 2004. Dr Ghani is a member of the Commission on Legal Empowerment of the Poor, an independent initiative hosted by the UNDP.
Ghani has been sought as a public speaker and in 2005 given the keynote speeches for a number of meetings including the American Bar Association?s International Rule of Law Symposium, the Trans-Atlantic Policy Network, the annual meeting of the Norwegian Government?s development staff, CSIS? meeting on UN reform, the UN-OECD-World Bank?s meeting on Fragile States, and TEDGlobal. He has contributed to the “Financial Times”, “International Herald Tribune”, “Los Angeles Times”, “The New York Times”, “The Wall Street Journal”, and “The Washington Post”.