Vicky Pryce is an economist and commentator. She is currently chief economic adviser with the consulting firm CEBR.
She was previously senior managing director at FTI Consulting, director general for Economics at the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and joint head of the UK Government Economics Service. Before that she was partner and chief economist at KPMG and previously worked in banking and the oil sector.
She has held a number of academic posts, is on the Council of the Institute for Fiscal Studies, on BIS’ panel for Monitoring the Economy, on the City AM's shadow monetary policy committee and on the Advisory Board of the central banking think-tank OMFIF. She co-founded GoodCorporation, a company set up to promote corporate social responsibility and in 2010-11 became the first female master for the Worshipful Company of Management Consultants. She is the author of ‘A Fourth generation Industrial Strategy’ (CentreForum, 2012), co-author of 'Restarting Britain' (Design Commission, 2011) and co-editor of ‘Green Business, Green values and Sustainability (Routledge, 2011). Her updated paperback edition of her book ‘Greekonomics’ on the Eurozone crisis was published by Biteback Publishing in the autumn of 2013.