Tanvi Madan, Director, The India Project

Tanvi Madan, Director, The India Project

Director, The India Project

Tanvi Madan is a Fellow in the Foreign Policy program and director of The India Project at the Brookings Institution in Washington, DC. Madan’s work explores Indian foreign policy, focusing, in particular, on India’s relations with China and the United States. She also researches the intersection between Indian energy policies and its foreign and security policies. Madan is currently completing work on a book Fateful Triangle: How China Shaped US-India Relations during the Cold War, as well as a monograph on India’s foreign policy diversification strategy. Previously she has been a Harrington doctoral fellow and teaching assistant at the University of Texas at Austin, a research analyst at Brookings, and worked in the Indian information technology industry. In addition to a Ph.D. In Public Policy from UT-Austin, Madan has an Master’s in International Relations from Yale University and a Bachelor’s in History from Lady Shri Ram College, New Delhi. She has authored a number of publications on India’s foreign policy, and been cited by media outlets like the Associated Press, The Economist, Financial Times, New York Times, and Washington Post. Madan has also appeared on a number of news shows, including on BBC, CBS, Fox News, CNBC, NDTV, NPR, and PBS.