Shashwati Ghosh is Senior Fellow, Social Impact, at YES Global Institute, a global think tank and emerging development finance institute domiciled in YES Bank – India’s fifth largest private sector bank. She is the in-house Economist for the Institute.

She has over 9 years of experience in economic analysis, content management, strategic and consulting initiatives with Central & State Governments at YES Bank Ltd., and Reliance Industries Ltd. Prior to this, she has been working as a Journalist with The Telegraph, Business Standard and the Indian Express for 5 years. She has a good understanding and working knowledge on sectors such as Banking, Agriculture, Social Sectors, Rural Infrastructure and MSMEs.

Ms. Ghosh has a Masters Degree in Economics from Jawaharlal Nehru University and B.Sc (Hons.) in Economics from University of Calcutta. Her interests include economic analysis, policy research, advocacy and studying emerging economic trends from a  corporation investment strategy perspective.