Experts & Staff

WRI brings together nearly 1,900 staff and experts who are leaders in their fields. Their work spans topics such as food and land use, energy, cities, economics, finance, governance and more. Our staff and researchers work globally and in 12 focus countries to meet people’s essential needs, to protect and restore nature, and to stabilize the climate and build resilient communities.

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63 Featured Experts

Program Experts & Staff

Bhawna Ahuja

Manager, Climate Resilience Practice, WRI India

Bhawna Ahuja.

Ashwathy Anand

Program Associate, Urban Water Resilience, WRI India

Ashwathy Anand

Sripathi Anirudh

Project Associate, Energy Program, WRI India

Sripathi Anirudh

Saransh Bajpai

Associate Director, Climate Program, WRI India

Saransh Bajpai

Gagandeep Bajwa

Lead – Human Resources, WRI India

Ananya Chakraborty

Senior Research Analyst, Climate Resilience Practice

Ananya Chakraborty

Ahona Datta Gupta

Communications Manager, Energy, WRI India

Ahona Datta Gupta

Ela Dhankhar

Intern, UrbanShift, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Ela Dhankhar

Milloni Doshi

Development Intern

Milloni Doshi

Anamika Dutt

Manager, PMEL, Energy Program, WRI India

Anamika Dutt

Rohit Eswar

Training and Development Coordinator, WRI India

Ankita Gangotra

Associate II, Industrial Innovation and Carbon Removal, U.S. Climate Program

Ankita Gangotra

Kalpana Giri

Senior Manager, Social Equity, Global Restoration

Kalpana Giri

Mrunmayee Godbole

Global Operations Manager

Mrunmayee Godbole

Arpan Golechha

Senior Project Associate, WRI India

Arpan Golechha.

Geetika Gupta

Manager, Energy Program, WRI India

Geetika Gupta

Akshatha Hegde

Senior Associate, Finance and Operations, WRI India

Akshatha Hegde

Swati Hegde

Manager, Agricultural Methane

Swati Hedge.

Bharath Jairaj

Director, Energy, WRI India

Bharath Jairaj.

Sonal Karia

Finance Lead, Operations, WRI India

Sonal Karia

Ajith Kasaragod

Senior Associate, Operations, WRI India

Ajith Kasaragod

Ulka Kelkar

Executive Director, Climate, WRI India

Jayahari KM

India Country Coordinator, Food and Land Use Coalition (FOLU), WRI India

 

Jayahari KM

Vishant Kothari

Manager, Electric Mobility, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Vishant Kothari

Deepak Sriram Krishnan

Associate Director, Energy, WRI India

Deepak Sriram Krishnan

Vaisakh Suresh Kumar

Project Associate, Energy Program, WRI India

Vaisakh Suresh Kumar

Amit Kumar

Senior Fellow, Climate Program, WRI India

Amit Kumar

Komal Kunwar

Research Intern, Science Based Targets Initiative

Komal Kunwar

Sana Madhav

Associate Budget Analyst, WRI India

Sana Madhav.

Srikant Mahanty

Senior Manager, Global Communications

Anjali Mahendra

Director of Global Research, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Anjali Mahendra

Sangeeta Maini

HR Operations Manager, Human Resources

Sangeeta Maini.

Aakash Malik

Program Associate, Urban Water Resilience, WRI India Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Aakash Malik

Devika Malvankar

International HR Partner, WRI India

Tirthankar Mandal

Head, Energy Policy, WRI India

Tirthankar Mandal

Gautam Mathur

Remote Sensing, Data Science Intern

Gautam Mathur.

Khabir Mirzakhail

Training Manager, Planning, Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning, Managing for Results

Khabir Mirzakhail

Kajol

Manager, Energy, WRI India

Kajol

Uttara Narayan

Manager, Energy, WRI India

Almas Naseem

Project Communication Associate, Energy Program, WRI India

Almas Naseem.
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