Experts & Staff

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104 Featured Experts

Program Experts & Staff

Varun Agarwal

Senior Project Associate, Climate, WRI India

Varun Agarwal

Avni Agarwal

Project Associate, Climate Program, WRI India

O.P. Agarwal

CEO, WRI India

O.P. Agarwal

Sripathi Anirudh

Project Associate, Energy Program, WRI India

Sripathi Anirudh

Dhawal Ashar

Senior Manager, Sustainable Cities and Transport, WRI India Sustainable Cities

Saransh Bajpai

Senior Manager, Climate Program, WRI India

Saransh Bajpai

Gagandeep Bajwa

Lead – Human Resources, WRI India

Prateek Barapatre

Manager, Climate Program, WRI India

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Samrat Basak

Director, Urban Water Resilience, WRI India

Samrat Basak

Preety Bhandari

Senior Advisor, Global Climate Program and the Finance Center

Preety Bhandari

Trace Carlson

Operations Manager, Air Quality Program

Trace Carlson

Jyot Chadha

Deputy Director, NUMO Alliance

Subrata Chakrabarty

Senior Manager, Climate, WRI India

Radha Chanchani

Senior Manager, Urban Development, WRI India Ross Center for Sustainable Cities and Transport

Rhada Chanchani

Purnanjali Chandra

Project Associate, Urban Water Resilience, WRI India Sustainable Cities

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Tanmoy Chatterjee

Senior Manager, Sustainable Landscape Restoration, WRI India

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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

Rudrax Dave

Electric School Bus Initiative Research Intern, Machine Learning- Geospatial Analysis, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Rudrax Dave

Ela Dhankhar

Intern, UrbanShift, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Ela Dhankhar

Ayesha Dinshaw

Manager, Climate Resilience

Prateek Diwan

Program Manager, PACE

Prateek Diwan

Milloni Doshi

Development Intern

Milloni Doshi

Anamika Dutt

Manager, PMEL, Energy Program, WRI India

Anamika Dutt

Rohit Eswar

Training and Development Coordinator, WRI India

Madhavi Ganeshan

Director of Engagement

Kalpana Giri

Senior Manager, Social Equity, Global Restoration

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Mrunmayee Godbole

Manager, Global Operations, WRI India

Vikas Guntur

Senior Associate, Operations, WRI India

Himangana Gupta

Manager, Sustainable Landscapes and Restoration, WRI India

Himangana Gupta

Akshatha Hegde

Senior Associate, Finance and Operations, WRI India

Akshatha Hegde

Ashwini Hingne

Senior Manager, Climate, WRI India

Ashwini Hingne

Venkat Iyer

Senior Manager, Restoration Finance

Renuka Iyer

Chief Human Resources Officer

Renuka Iyer

Vijay Jagannathan

Senior Fellow, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Aarushi Jain

Intern, Restoration Policy Accelerator

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Bharath Jairaj

Director, Energy, WRI India

Meenakshi Kakar

Associate, Sustainable Landscapes & Restoration, WRI India

Kritika Kapoor

Research Analyst II

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