Team

Bipul Chatterjee
Designation: Executive Director, CUTS & Head, CUTS CITEE
Date of Joining: 07-05-1997
Qualification: M A in Economics, Delhi School of Economics
Area of Interest: Political Economy of Trade & Development; Trade in Agriculture; Institutions & Pro-Poor Growth
Email: bc@cuts.org
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Veena Vidyadharan
Designation: Fellow and Centre Head, CITEE
Date of Joining: 02-12-2013
Qualification: Ph.D in Agriculture (Agronomy), Rajasthan Agricultural University, Bikaner, Rajasthan
M.Sc in Agriculture (Agronomy), Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur, Kerala, B.Sc in Agriculture, Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur, Kerala
Areas of Interest:Sustainable Agriculture, Climate Change, Food Security
Email: vv@cuts.org
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Saurabh Kumar
Designation: Associate Fellow
Date of Joining: 01-11-2012
Qualification: PhD in International Organization Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
M.Phil. in International Organization Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
M.A. in Economics M.J.P. Rohilkhand University, Bareilly
Areas of Interest: International Political Economy, International Organizations, Regional integration
Email: sbk@cuts.org
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Simi T. B.
Designation: Assistant Policy Analyst & Researcher (International Trade Law)
Date of Joining: 29-12-2004
Qualification: LLM, Cochin University of Science & Technology, Kerala
Areas of Interest: WTO Issues and trade disputes, Environment and sustainable development,IPR Laws and Consumer Law.
Email: stb@cuts.org
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Sudip Kumar Paul
Designation: Research Associate
Date of Joining: 15-12-2016
Qualification: M. Sc. Economics (Specialization in International Economics, Labor Economics and Applied Econometrics)
Areas of Interest: Development economics, International trade, Financial economics, Regional Economic Integration, Microeconomics
Email: skp@cuts.org
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Muvafaq Sheeshaikh
Designation: Research Associate
Date of Joining: 15.05.2017
Qualification: MA Regulatory Governance ( Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai)
Areas of Interest: International Trade Regulations, Economic Diplomacy in South Asia, Development Economics, Mediation and Negotiation in global geopolitics
Email: msh@cuts.org
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Chetna K. Rathore
Designation: Research Associate
Date of Joining: 01.07.2019
Qualification: M.A., Economics, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur
Areas of Interest: International Trade, Public Policy and Governance
Email: chr@cuts.org
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Vandana Swami
Designation: Programme Assistant
Date of Joining: 25-07-2018
Qualification: MBA, specialisation in Finance & Marketing (Maharishi Arvind Institute of Science & Management)
Areas of Interest: Event Organisation, Media Planning, Community Involvement, Strategic Communication, Handling E forums, Database Management, Marketing Research
Email: vsw@cuts.org
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