Andrew Bauer is a public finance and governance consultant. He provides technical assistance on public financial management; sovereign wealth fund and state-owned enterprise governance; intergovernmental transfers; and mining and petroleum sector regulation. He has advised governments, parliaments and international organizations in more than 25 countries, including Canada, Guyana, Indonesia, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Libya, Mexico, Mongolia, Myanmar, Timor-Leste and Uganda. A former senior economic analyst at the Natural Resource Governance Institute, he also served on the Government of Canada's G8/20 team in the Department of Finance and has worked for several governmental, private sector, academic and non-profit organizations. He is the author of several publications on public finance and has been featured by the BBC, the Economist and Reuters and lectures annually at Columbia University and ETH Zurich. He holds a BA from McGill University and an MSc from Oxford University.