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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17 Featured Experts

Global Executive Team

Global Executive Team

Craig Hanson

Managing Director, Programs

Craig Hanson

Program Experts & Staff

Samrat Basak

Director, Urban Water Resilience, WRI India

Samrat Basak

Skylar Bee

Climate Finance Specialist, Knowledge and Learning, NDC Partnership

Skylar Bee

Subrata Chakrabarty

Senior Manager, Climate, WRI India

Ananya Chakraborty

Senior Research Analyst, Climate Resilience Practice

Ananya Chakraborty

Purnanjali Chandra

Project Associate, Urban Water Resilience, WRI India Sustainable Cities

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Anupama Choudhary

Manager, Cognos BI Analyst/Financial Reports

Pulakesh Das

Senior Project Associate, WRI India

Ahona Datta Gupta

Communications Manager, Energy, WRI India

Ahona Datta Gupta

Anamika Dutt

Manager, PMEL, Energy Program, WRI India

Anamika Dutt

Ankita Gangotra

Associate II, Industrial Innovation, Climate Program

Ankita Gangotra

Arpan Golechha

Senior Project Associate, WRI India

Arpan Golechha.

Vijay Jagannathan

Senior Fellow, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Tirthankar Mandal

Head, Energy Policy, WRI India

Tirthankar Mandal

Sophie Mongalvy

Communications Manager, Food and Land Use Coalition

Sophie Mongalvy

Arun Panda

Senior Fellow, Climate Program, WRI India

Arun Panda

Bibhu Panigrahi

Enterprise Architect, Global Operations