Tera is Director of Research and Economics in McKinsey’s United Kingdom and Ireland office, working closely with the McKinsey Global Institute. She leads McKinsey’s research on the macroeconomic outlook, growth, and productivity, bringing together deep expertise and more than three decades of experience in strategy, corporate finance, economics, and public policy.
Tera is a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences and a Fellow of the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce. She is a frequent author, panelist, and speaker on topics ranging from economic development and social impact to technology adoption and the future of work, as well as corporate performance. She serves as the chair of The Productivity Institute, a trustee of the Royal Economic Society and the United Kingdom’s Productivity Leadership Group, and as a governor of the National Institute of Economic and Social Research. She is also a member of a number of expert advisory groups on economic policy, innovation and labour markets.