People

ORF brings together leading and young experts from the government, academia, business and civil society circles across the world who provide high-quality research, recommendations and analysis on a wide range of policy matters.

Preeti Kapuria

Preeti Kapuria is an Associate Fellow at ORF Kolkata. Her research focuses on studying the dynamics of human-environment interactions in both rural and urban landscapes, where she attempts to investigate the factors that determine resource harvest and human wellbeing. Using models that integrate bot>>

Samir Saran

Samir Saran is President of Observer Research Foundation, New Delhi. He spearheads ORF's outreach and business development activities. He curates Raisina Dialogue, India’s annual flagship platform on geopolitics and geo-economic, and chairs CyFy, India’s annual conference on cy>>

Sonali Mittra

Sonali Mittra is Associate Fellow at ORF. She is the programme coordinator for ORF’s annual flagship project, the Asian Forum on Global Governance. She is also former Senior Fellow of the Queen Elizabeth II Academy>>

Vikrom Mathur

Vikrom Mathur has 15 years of professional experience, straddling research and policy advice, at the interface of social and environmental change. His diverse research interests include: political, cultural and social influences on the production and use of scientific kn>>