Ankit Chatri is a lead consultant at Athena. His interests include public policy and WASH. His research areas include public private partnerships and urban infrastructure with a focus on solid waste management. He also served as a teaching assistant at IIT Bombay. He has co-authored Public Private Partnerships in Urban Water Supply and Municipal Solid Waste Management: Potential and Strategies. Ankit has also contributed to papers and articles for international conferences and economic journals, including the International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines (IABPAD) Conference (Oct. 2012) and the International Journal of Applied Economics and Econometrics (2014). He also holds a master’s degree in economics from the University of Hyderabad in addition to an M. Phil in planning and development from IIT Bombay.