Persis Khambatta

Persis Khambatta

Persis Khambatta is BowerGroupAsia’s Senior Director for South Asia. She supports and coordinates BGA’s client work in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Nepal, and has over a decade of experience working in and with the region. She is also an adjunct fellow with the Wadhwani Chair in U.S.-India Policy Studies at CSIS, Washington DC’s first think tank program dedicated specifically to U.S.-India policy. She helped build the program from its inception and also served as the first permanent fellow. Her principal areas of research include India’s economic development and political-economic affairs. Her columns have appeared in the World Economic Journal, the Times of India, Economic Times and International Business Times.