Experts & Staff

WRI brings together more than 1,700 experts and other staff in working in seven programs: food, forests, water, energy, cities, climate and the ocean and four centers of excellence for business, economics, finance and equity. Our staff and researchers work globally to produce data-based solutions that generate real change on the ground.

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Program Experts & Staff

Sripathi Anirudh

Project Associate, Energy Program, WRI India

Sripathi Anirudh

Nambi Appadurai

Director, Climate Resilience Practice, WRI India

Angela Bekkers

Head of Communications, WRI Europe

Angela Bekkers

Romeo Bertolini

Deputy Director, Head of Bonn office, NDC Partnership

Romeo Bertolini

Emer Byrne

Talent Acquisition Coordinator

Emer Byrne

Imane Chafiq

Country Engagement Specialist

Imane Chafiq

Janneke de Vries

Director European Partnerships and Head of the Europe regional Office in The Hague

Janneke de Vries

Lucia Duran Aguado

Operations Coordinator, WRI Europe

Olaf Erenstein

Director Research Integrity, Food and Land Use Coalition (FOLU), WRI Europe

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Rohit Eswar

Training and Development Coordinator, WRI India

Alexandre Grassigny

Project Coordinator Outreach, NDC Partnership

Catlyne Haddaoui

Research Manager, National Climate Action

Bharath Jairaj

Director, Energy, WRI India

Micheline Khan

Program Associate, Ocean Program

Micheline Khan

Jayahari KM

Director, Food and Land Use Coalition (FOLU), WRI India

Jayahari KM

Deepak Sriram Krishnan

Associate Director, Energy, WRI India

Deepak Sriram Krishnan

Vaisakh Suresh Kumar

Project Associate, Energy Program, WRI India

Vaisakh Suresh Kumar

Caroline Lesser

Director for International Cooperation

Caroline Lesser

Ramona Liberoff

Executive Director, PACE

Ramona Liberoff

Heyd Más

Program Manager, PACE

Sophie Mongalvy

Communications Manager, Food and Land Use Coalition

Sophie Mongalvy

Selva Ganesh Nadar

Accounting Associate, WRI India

Uttara Narayan

Manager, Energy, WRI India

Sony R.K.

Manager, Sustainable Landscapes & Restoration, WRI India

Sony R.K.

Anand Ramachandran

Project Associate - Operations, WRI India Sustainable Cities

Sevdalina Rukanova

Head of Foundation Relations, Europe

Sevdalina Rukanova

Ramesh S

Project Associate, Energy Program, WRI India

Ramesh S

Saif Shabou

Urban Data & Analytics Associate, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

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Kunal Shankar

Senior Manager, WRI India Energy Program

Kunal Shankar

Yulia Stange

Senior Manager, Global Alliance to End Environmental Crime

Yulia Stange

Dhilon Subramanian

Senior Project Associate, Energy Program, WRI India

Sandhya Sundararagavan

Lead – Energy Transitions, WRI India

Sabareesh Suresh

Senior Program Associate, Climate Resilience, WRI India

Sabareesh Suresh

Prathna T.C.

Manager, Urban Water Resilience, WRI India Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Prathna T.C.

Niharika Tagotra

Senior Research Specialist, Energy Program, WRI India

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Giuseppe Tesoriere

Urban and Regional Economist, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Giuseppe Tesoriere

John Thoppil

Manager, Global Operations

Vivek Venkataramani

Senior Manager, Climate Resilience Practice

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