An accomplished Senior professional with about 26 years of international experience as a proven Leader, Consultant, Trainer, Researcher, and Subject Matter Expert across Urban Policy, Sustainable Urbanism, Transportation, Smart Cities, ICT, Infrastructure Management, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Strategic Consulting sectors.
A “been there, done that” research consulting professional committed to the pursuance of Sustainable Development goals promoting Green urbanism and Biophilic Cities with multidisciplinary, multi-technology, eco-friendly and cross-pollinating ideas.
Over 26 years of long global experience with International organizations and industry majors of repute namely; United Nations ESCAP, Indian Institute of Science, Infosys Technologies Ltd, ITC InfoTech to name a few with proven leadership and administrative prowess.
Alumni of top-notch international institutions with a strong academic record. A doctorate in value capture financing at CUSP, Curtin University, Australia. Besides Holding two post-graduation degrees in Transportation Engineering and Urban Planning from the reputed Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand and School of Architecture and Planning, Anna University, India. A bachelor degree in Civil Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, India. Trained facilitator in deliberative democracy techniques and MDP alumni of IIM, Ahmedabad.
Hands-on Experience: with international research, interdisciplinary research, industry research, academic research and also in conducting policy dialogue, program management, delivering capability building through technical assistance, stakeholder engagement, policy inputs, and domain training. Proven Coordination, Liaison, Diplomatic/C-level communications, and international collaboration. A Demonstrated Thought Leader, Coach, Expertise in Capability building.