Michael Dicks is the Chief Investment Officer for PGIM Wadhwani. Previously, he was the firm’s Chief Economist and Deputy Head of Research. Prior to joining PGIM Wadhwani in 2011, he worked as the Chief Economist at Barclays Wealth, where he oversaw research and ran the asset allocation committee. Previously he led the quant economics research team as the Chief European Economist at Lehman Brothers. He also served as an economist at JP Morgan and at the Bank of England, where he focused primarily on building macro econometric models. In addition, he worked two secondments at the OECD and IMF. Michael earned both his BSc and MSc in Mathematical Economics and Econometrics from the London School of Economics.