Senior Policy Manager, J-PAL South Asia
Gautam Patel is a Senior Policy Manager at J-PAL South Asia and works to build partnerships with policymakers in the region to ensure that policy is driven by evidence and effective programs are scaled up. Prior to joining J-PAL South Asia in 2013, he worked in research and management positions for governments in Gujarat, Rajasthan, and Oxfordshire. Gautam graduated from London School of Economics and Political Science in 2007 with a Master's of Development Management and a concentration in India’s development, history, and politics. He also holds a Master's in Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry from Oxford University (2003).