About Nidhi Gupta

Associate Dean, Policy School

Nidhi Gupta is the Associate Dean of the Policy School at the Takshashila Institution. 

She has done her MSc in Social Policy and Development from the London School of Economics and Political Science. Her first degree is in Computer Engineering from the Institute of Engineering and Technology, Indore. 

Nidhi has over 15 years of diverse, international experience in both the corporate and non-profit sectors in programme management and business development activities. Previously, she has worked with German government’s agency for bilateral co-operation on project acquisitions from institutional donors such as the European Union, the World Bank, DFID, etc. She also set-up and led the operations of an NGO in India. Prior to making the move to the social sector, Nidhi worked with IT corporations in India as a programme manager. 

Nidhi’s writings have been published in Livemint, The Hindu, Deccan Herald, The New Indian Express, Business Standard, and Pragati.

Nidhi’s research interests include behavioural economics and the origins of public opinion.