Saurabh Bhajibhakare is a Senior Research Manager at J-PAL South Asia where he works on the Orissa Mid-Day Meal Project in Keonjhar, Orissa. Prior to joining J-PAL South Asia in August 2013, he worked as a Research Associate for Dr. Jamie Cross on his University of Edinburgh project on markets for affordable solar lighting in rural India. Saurabh holds a B.Sc. in Biotechnology from VIT University and a M.Sc. in Environmental Studies from TERI University, New Delhi.