In addition to her role as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) for the World Economic Forum LLC, Nayyar will help lead the international expansion of the Forum's centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Network.
"I am honoured to be appointed to the Managing Board of WEF. It is more important than ever that the benefits of emerging technologies are maximised while risks are minimised, making the work of the Forum critical," said Nayyar.
She holds a Bachelor's degree in Economics from St Stephen's College, University of Delhi, a Master's degree from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, and an MBA from the University of Michigan.
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