Chetan Ahya is an executive director and the India & South East Asia economist at Morgan Stanley (
Aquila is a partner in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group of Sullivan & Cromwell LLP. He has received the Burton Award for Legal Achievement twice, first in 2005 and again in 2010. Aquila was named a 2009 "Dealmaker of the Year" by The American Lawyer and was the 2010 recipient of the Atlas Award as the Global M&A Lawyer of the Year. In 2009 Aquila was selected by the American Bar Association as one of its "Legal Rebels"—50 innovators who are remaking the legal profession. Aquila is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity.
Rob Atkinson is Founder and President of The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, a Washington, DC-based think tank. He is also author of The Past and Future of America's Economy: Long Waves of Innovation that Drive Cycles of Growth. His focus is on IT and innovation and policy to support them.