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Senior Programme Manager
Avantika manages grants and research for CSF’s Human Capital Development work.
Prior to joining CSF, she worked with Maersk, where she was part of the Key Client Management team managing a portfolio of retail clients. Having served four years in the private sector, she made a shift to work for a social enterprise, Earthy Goods Pvt. Ltd, through the Piramal Fellowship for Sustainable Development, helping India’s artisans improve livelihoods by providing them with direct linkages to markets. Here she managed a wide array of functions such as communications, CSR partnerships as well as leading fieldwork for the organisation.
She has completed her Masters in Public Policy as a Lee Ka Shing scholar from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore and her Bachelors in Political Science from Delhi University.