Debapriya Bhattacharya is a Bangladeshi macroeconomist and public policy analyst.Early lifeBhattacharya's father, Debesh Bhattacharya, was a lawmaker. He served as a Supreme Court jurist. Bhattacharya's mother, Chitra Bhattacharya, was a member of parliament of the Government of Bangladesh during 1996 to 2001.CareerBhattacharya served as an executive director of the Centre for Policy Dialogue . In 2007 Bhattacharya was appointed Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the WTO and UN Office in Geneva. A year later he resigned from the post citing "moral and ethical grounds".