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Thomas Awazu Pereira da Silva

Title: Visiting Fellow

Related programsLong Term Development

Area of expertise: Long term development, International Development, Education

Thomas Awazu is visiting fellow at the OCP Policy Center pursuing research on both Education Reform and Gender Inequality. He holds a Master's of Arts in International Relations from Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), concentrating in International Development. Prior to his Master’s degree, Thomas worked for J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. as a Trade Analyst for the Alternative Investment Department within the Corporate Investment Bank division. As a result of his family background, work assignments, and various studies throughout the world, he is fluent in French, English and Portuguese and has basic conversational skills in Spanish and Italian.