Amlan Roy is chief global retirement strategist at State Street Global Advisors . He also serves as a senior research associate at the London School of Economics and as guest finance professor at the London Business School. Dr. Roy is an experienced global macro-finance researcher and thought leader specialising in demographics related to economics, investments, and social policy who presents to institutional clients in the private and public sectors across more than 30 countries. Earlier in his career, he was with Credit Suisse Investment Bank, most recently as head of global demographics research. Dr. Roy developed global risk and asset allocation models and served as an international expert on financial architecture. Prior to that, he spent a decade in academia with a distinguished teaching career in the United States and United Kingdom. He was UK Economic and Social Research Council fellow, a Ponders fellow, a Boston University doctoral scholar, and a Government of India National Scholar.