Principal Consultant - Data and Digital
Kowshik Ganesh is passionate about developing data and digital solutions to global development challenges. He has worked on a range of technology projects with prestigious clients such as: the Government of India’s Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, as part of the Ease of Living Index 2018; the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, to assist in re-engineering their Fecal Sludge Management (FSM) Toolbox; the Government of Tamil Nadu, India, for the performance assessment of 664 urban local bodies (ULBs) between 2014 and 2015; and the Asian Development Bank, in developing a Decision Support Tool for septage management in Indian cities. Kowshik is currently building technology solutions to solve data challenges for measuring the quality of lives and service delivery gaps in Indian cities and towns. His solution was recently recognized as one of the winners of the “Equal Cities Challenge 2020,” conducted by the Omidyar Network India in association with The/Nudge Foundation and the Government of India’s Smart Cities Mission.