Jonathan Coppel

Jonathan Coppel Commissioner

Jonathan Coppel


Jonathan Coppel was appointed as a full-time Commissioner in July 2011.

Prior to his appointment, Jonathan was the Head of the OECD G20 Sherpa office. Before that he has held positions including Economic Counsellor to the OECD Chief Economist, Executive Manager of the NEPAD-OECD Africa Investment Initiative, Head of the EU and UK Desks, environmental economist and energy analyst at the International Energy Agency.

Jonathan has held senior management positions in the Reserve Bank of Australia and started his career at the Australian Commonwealth Treasury. He has also been a lecturer for the World Trade Institute's Mile Masters Programme in International Law and Economics and at Sciences Po Institute in Paris.

Jonathan has a Bachelor in Economics (Honours) from the Australian National University and a Masters in International Affairs (Economics and Management) from Columbia University in New York.

Jonathan is currently working on inquiries into Childcare and Early Childhood Learning and Natural Disaster Funding.

He has previously completed working on: