Manish Vasistha

Associate Director, Economics and Finance

An infrastructure finance professional with over 14 years’ experience in transition, emerging and frontier markets.

Manish is a PPP specialist, and works closely with government authorities on PPP project development and transaction advisory. Alongside transactions, he has expertise in supporting the development of the wider enabling environment for PPPs, including the institutional strengthening of PPP agencies.

Before joining IMC, Manish was an Adviser in the Ministry of Finance in Rwanda, advising senior staff on the feasibility, financing and delivery of strategic infrastructure projects. He also supported negotiations with investors.

Prior to that, Manish was a banker at the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), working on public and private infrastructure deals in Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia.

At the EBRD, Manish also had a leading role on policy dialogue, and supported clients on restructuring and commercialisation. Manish started his career as a Management Consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton


M.Sc. Globalisation and Development, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, 2016

M.Sc. Computer Science, University of Manchester, 2001

B.Sc. Genetics, University of Manchester, 2000