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Sarah Iqbal

Sarah Iqbal is the Program Manager of the World Bank Group’s DEC Indicator Development unit. She joined the World Bank Group in 2008, where she first worked with Doing Business before moving to Women, Business and the Law. She also provides guidance on the interaction of the law and women’s economic activities in areas such as entrepreneurship, employment, and financial inclusion. Sarah is a member of the California Bar, and prior to joining the World Bank Group practiced civil litigation and criminal defense law. She holds a BA in English and History from the University of California, Berkeley, an MA in International Relations and International Economics from Johns Hopkins University, School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and a JD concentrating in International Law from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law. She speaks Hindi and Urdu.