Levelling Up - What does levelling up really mean?


Tera Allas

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 growth, productivity, innovation, technology adoption, and government effectiveness, bringing together deep expertise and more than two decades of experience in economics, public policy and leadership, as well as ten years as a management consultant focusing on corporate and business-unit strategy.

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 innovation policy to technology adoption and the future of work. She serves as a trustee of the Royal Economic Society, the National Institute of Economic and Social Research, and the United Kingdom's Productivity Leadership Group. She is also a member of a number of expert advisory groups on economic policy and innovation.