About Rohit Shenoy

Head of Policy School

Rohit Shenoy heads the Policy School at The Takshashila Institution.

He has over 13 years of experience in multiple roles across the Social Development and Corporate sectors, including Strategy & Planning, Program Management, Client & Account Management, Operations and executive support to the CEO’s office. He has worked extensively with international policy think tanks and development organisations as well as inter-governmental organisations.

He previously headed a national programme for adolescent girls from low-income communities, empowering them to be socially, emotionally and economically strong and self-reliant. Most recently, he co-led a higher education scholarship program for students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds with the focus on transforming lives through education.

He was a former columnist with The Hindu and was also part of the team which evangelised the Vision 2050 report of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD).