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Nandan Sharalaya

Nandan Sharalaya

Associate, Investments

Nandan works with the Investment Partner in sourcing, evaluating and managing investments across the areas of Digital ID, Governance, Citizen Engagement and Property Rights initiatives.

Previously, he worked at Purpose and FTI Consulting, advising on public affairs and communications strategy. Between 2016-18, Nandan was based in Berlin as a German Chancellor Fellow and was a visiting scholar at the Institute for Industrial Organization at WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management.

Earlier, he headed legislative strategy and operations for over a 100 Members of Parliament from both the houses, while serving as Chief of Staff to Member of Parliament Professor Rajeev Gowda. He has also been a L.A.M.P Fellow (Legislative Assistant to a Member of Parliament) with PRS Legislative Research in New Delhi and a Fred J Hansen scholar in Leadership at the University of San Diego’s School of Leadership and Education Sciences.

Nandan holds a master’s degree in International Studies and Diplomacy from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) University of London and a bachelor’s degree in Media and Communication from Symbiosis International University.