Executive Director, Bharti Institute of Public Policy, Associate Professor of Public Policy, Chair - Intitutional Review Board
Aadithyan is an MSc holder in Marketing Strategy & Data Analytics and a High Distinction Dean’s list member from Paris School of Business.
After completing his bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Mahatma Gandhi University, he worked as a Marketing Assistant in DNA5 Communications, an Advertising and Marketing Agency based in Kerala.
He joined as a Growth and Marketing intern at Fleksa, Frankfurt, Germany after his masters. He was responsible for building and managing rich content in the digital space, optimizing marketing automation, and lead nurturing.
His interest in psychology and mental health inspired him to co-create a start-up, UinU Private Ltd., an application focusing on mental health education.
His love for learning results in achieving various certifications and licenses. This includes Strategic Management Executive Certificate from IIM KASHIPUR, Growth Hacking Certificate from EAZL, Academic and Business Writing Certificate from University of Berkeley, and more.
He is also Certified in Psychological First Aid from Johns Hopkins University.
Apart from work, he is an ardent lover of sports and arts and a voracious reader.
Associate Director - Bharti Institute of Public Policy
Aarushi Jain has wide experience and expertise in the Public Policy domain as a faculty, administrator as well as a project specialist. She is currently working as the Associate Director of Bharti Institute of Public Policy, Indian School of Business. She is Ph.D (Pub Admn), Double Post Graduate (Pub Admn and HR), UGC-NET/JRF/SRF and an Accredited Management Teacher (AMT) in Public Policy. She has been a visiting scholar at Duke University, USA.
She has previously worked as Chairman, Rural Development and CSR, International Chamber of Service Industry and at various institutions including the National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur, Indus International University and Himachal Consultancy Organization etc. She is a visiting faculty to various premier institutions including NCGG, LBSNAA, HIPA, IGNFA, IIAS, NACIN etc. She has had a long association with National Centre for Good Governance, LBSNAA, Mussourie, for research studies as state coordinator for Punjab and Himachal.
Dr. Jain has published a book on “Public Private Partnership and Corporate Social Responsibility” and has more than 40 publications in leading international and national journals. Her research interests include Public Policy and Governance, Corporate Social Responsibility, Rural Development, Education and Women and Girl Child issues. She has been a national level table tennis player and an international level quiz wizard. Dr Aarushi Jain takes keen interest in social work. Being the President of Redcross HWS in various districts of Himachal Pradesh,
she has worked extensively on social issues as women empowerment, save the girl child campaign, health and education etc. She has been honoured and acclaimed for her efforts on various occasions, both at the state and national level.
Visiting Associate Professor and Senior Research Fellow - Bharti Institute of Public Policy
Apurva holds a Masters degree in Natural Resources and Governance from Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) and has been associated with ISB as a Research Associate (RA) since the last one year. She has been actively working on Forest related datasets and currently is a part of the Forest Governance team. She has played an instrumental role in- Setting up of Socio-Ecological Monitoring System, Project Monitoring System and CFR.
Her work at IDP is to make the content available in a regional language (Telugu) and help in making visualizations for social media channels.
Arun Murli C M holds a master’s degree in Geoinformatics from TERI (The Energy and Resources Institute) School of Advanced Studies, New Delhi. He worked on multiple research projects as research intern, which involved intensive data handling and analysis. He joined Indian School of Business (ISB) as a Research Associate and is currently working with forest governance and India Data Portal (IDP) teams.
On IDP he works on compiling data for the high-frequency indicators (HFIs) and also assists in the training of the HFI.
Sr. Data Scientist
Karishma is currently working as a Project Associate at Bharti Institute of Public Policy. She is a CFA level III candidate and has a bachelor's degree in Banking and Finance from the Singapore Institute of Management.
She has worked for more than 2 years as an Account Manager at Zomato Media Pvt Limited and in the Transaction Advisory department at Grant Thornton LLP.
Her role is to manage the operations, budget and logistics, overall coordination with external vendors and within the team. Support on social media and outreach activities for IDP.
Apart from work, she likes to read, watch sitcoms and travel. She also plays football, tennis and golf.
Pramit holds a master’s degree in Marketing from Indian Institute of Social welfare and Business Management and a bachelor’s in Information Technology from West Bengal University of Technology. He is currently working as a research associate at Bharti Institute of public policy. Prior to ISB he has worked in TCS in the Banking sector and in a Bangalore based start-up named Celeriac Technologies as Product Marketing Specialist. He has also done a research internship from IIM Kozhikode. Pramit has published two research papers in peer reviewed journals and has research interests in Quantitative models in marketing, Choice Modelling, Consumer Analytics, Content & Inbound Marketing, Bottom of Pyramid Marketing, Brand Management.
Pramit loves photography, travelling and an avid football fan. He also has a unique interest in collecting fountain pens.
She has joined ISB as a Content Developer at Mohali. She has worked as a Graphics Designer for 11 years. Her experience incorporated blending a myriad of typography, animation, audio, video and graphic designing techniques. She has also conducted sessions on multimedia software for international batches. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts (painting stream) and Post Graduate Diploma in Animation & Multimedia from C-DAC Mohali. Also, She is Post Graduate in English from Panjab University.
Her hobbies are lying in the area of design, photography and music. She is very much fond of music, dance and sports activities and have participated in a number of cultural programs during academic & job career.
Sr. Content Developer
Sr. Research Analyst
Vipul graduated with a master’s degree in Forestry from Forest Research Institute, Dehradun. His broad research interest is in applications of Remote Sensing & GIS in Agriculture & Forestry, Climate Change & Forests, and Forest-based livelihoods. Prior to joining Forest Governance team, he worked with Rythu Sadhikara Samstha, Government of Andhra Pradesh as Young Professional with the project Climate Resilient Zero Budget Natural Farming (ZBNF). He also has two post-Masters Diploma in Remote Sensing & GIS from Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehradun and in Rural Development Management from National Institute of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj, Hyderabad.
His role is to explore, analyze and make visualizations from the open source datasets on IDP with special interest on Agriculture related datasets.