Languages: English, Hindi, Bengali
Technical areas of expertise: Governance, Public Finance, Climate Adaptation and Finance, Urban Management, and Service Delivery
Bikram Ghosh is an expert in governance, public finance, climate change, and urban management with experience working globally in the Middle East, South East and South Asia, and in the Pacific. As the Vice President for DT Global’s Economic Growth division in the US, he oversees a global portfolio, providing strategic direction and leading growth. His experience covers multiple senior management positions, including home-office based practice management roles and field-based Chief of Party and Team Lead roles for donor funded programs. He specializes in managing large multi-year and multi-country programs and has extensive experience working in post-conflict and post-disaster environments, such as Afghanistan and Haiti. He has a passion for designing and implementing reforms that deliver tangible improvements to people’s lives and improving citizen-government dialogue for inclusive governance.
What’s the coolest thing about your job?
The positive change we bring through our work and the smiles on people’s faces as a result.
If you could meet any living person for a chat over a shared dinner, who would you pick and why?
Elon Musk so I can quiz him on how to take passion and turn it into innovation that delivers real world solutions.
Do you volunteer anywhere?
I’m in the process of setting up a non-profit in India that focuses on women’s safety issues.