CV

  • Executive SummaryPursuing master in public administration (2018) from George Mason University; Worked as an Intern at United Nations Headquarters in the Department of Economics and Social Affairs (DESA); Almost two years of experience as a graduate professional assistant at George Mason University; With over five years of work experience in roles like program analyst at Earth Watch Institute and business analyst at Sapient Consultancy Ltd. – I have led and managed in public governance; Critically reasoned problems related to social equity; Conducted statistical and financial analysis for government-funded projects; Performed financial modeling for asset management firm; Worked on issues ranging from governance, environmental protection, to the issues of social inclusion; Involved in stake holder management and conflict management; Multilingual with excellent command of English, Hindi and Nepali languages; And passionate about social and economic development.
  • Experience
    • GRADUATE PROFESSIONAL ASSISTANT | GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY | VIRGINIA, U. S| AUG 2016 – PRESENT
    • INTERN | DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS AND SOCIAL AFFAIRS | UNITED NATIONS HEADQUARTERS |NEW YORK, U.S | JUNE 2017- OCT. 2017
    • PROGRAM ANALYST | EARTH WATCH INSTITUTE | BOSTON, U.S. |AUG 2014- AUG 2016
    • BUSINESS ANALYST | SAPIENT CONSULTANCY | BOSTON – U.S & INDIA| JULY 2011- JULY 2014
  • Major Projects and Research
    • URANIUM CONTAMINATION OF GROUNDWATER IN PUNJAB, INDIA
      The level of uranium in the ground water is 50% over the WHO norms. The toxic emissions in water have given Punjab its new name … “Punjab- the Cancer Capital”. The study is focused on causes/ drivers; alternative outcomes; strategies for coherence and integration of the civil society, NGOs and think tanks; and cost benefit analysis.
    • CHILD LABOR IN THE US AGRICULTURE
      Published an academic policy paper focusing on efforts to reform FLSA (Fair Labor Standard Act) to end child labor in the US agriculture.
    • TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERSHIP STYLE AND GENDER
      A paper presented on analysis between Gender and Transformational leadership style in organizations.
    • BENEFITS AND CHALLENGES OF ADOPTING LOW CARBON POLICIES
      Research conducted at Earth Watch Institute to accelerate adopting low-carbon policies. The research was conducted using SAS and Online Computer Library Center (OCLC).
    • DESIGNED TRADING ALGORITHMS IN A TRADING APPLICATION
      Designed algorithms to trade fixed income instruments (Bonds) and derivatives (swaps, swaptions, options, etc.) electronically. This Project reduced the manual work load of the users by 70%.
  • Education
    • Master of Public Administration | George Mason University, Virginia
      Speciliazation: International Development  [2016-2018]
    • Bachelor of Technology | National Institute of Technology, Jaipur, India
      Speciliazation: Computer Science [2007-2011]
  • Software/ Applications Skills
    Microsoft Office – Word, Power Point, Excel, Access, Excel Macros, Online Computer Library Center(OCLC), Statistical Analysis System (SAS), Geographic Information systems (Arc GIS), Virtual Light box for Museums and Archives (VLMA), Omeka, Zotero – reference management software, Alfresco – Content management system, ETL – Extract, Transform, Load, Share Point, Tableau.
  • Certification
    Certified as an expert by Dun & Bradstreet financial training Institution in the fields of Derivatives, Fixed Income, Energy Trading, Hedge Strategies and Risk Management.