Vice President, Community Development, Regional and Community Outreach.
Prabal Chakrabarti is vice president of Regional and Community Outreach.
has published and presented research on community development topics such as affordable housing, venture capital in secondary cities, and urban business development.
He plays a key leadership role in a prize competition to revitalize smaller cities called the Working Cities Challenge.
has edited volumes on the future of the Community Reinvestment Act and on addressing challenges from foreclosed properties.
was at the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City, where he
led a research effort under Harvard Business School Professor Michael Porter to measure economic competitiveness in America's inner cities.
Prabal previously served in the U.S. Treasury in economic policy and he co-wrote the UNDP report Unleashing Entrepreneurship: Making Business Work for the Poor.
Prabal holds graduate degrees from MIT and Oxford University, where he was a Marshall Scholar, and a B.S. from the University of Illinois, where he was a Truman Scholar.
He serves on the Marshall Scholarship Selection Committee and on the board of directors of the Children's Investment Fund.