Aditi Namdeo

Director - Strategic Initiatives

The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL)

Aditi comes with extensive public-private partnerships, technology policy, innovation, and consulting experience of around two decades spread across the globe notably in Europe, the US, and Australia working at leadership positions with organizations such as the World Economic Forum (WEF) and PwC.

As the Director – Strategic Initiatives, Aditi is leading the Capacity Accelerator Network (CAN) to unlock the data use potential for social impact in India, launched recently with and university partners, Ashoka University, BITS (Pilani and Goa), and IIIT-Delhi, along with leading the set up of the Air and Water Labs Initiative within J-PAL South Asia to generate evidence and embed solutions to improve air and water policy in South Asia.