Professor Ashok Kaul


Ashok Kaul is a full professor of economics at Saarland University. His career also includes teaching and research positions at the University of Zürich (Switzerland), Gutenberg University Mainz (Germany), Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Spain) and the University of Oslo (Norway).


He founded and was the Research Director of the IPE until 2019. He was also a Partner and the Chief Scientific Officer of Pivot Regulatory, a corporate affairs and regulation management agency.


Beyond data and analytics, his areas of expertise extend to mobility with a focus on the automotive sector and industry transformation, financial services with a focus on the insurance sector, healthcare and public health with a focus on lifestyle risks and the evaluation of regulation and public policy.


Ashok has a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Bonn, and a Master’s degree in Economics from the University of Konstanz.