Saumya’s interests include public and economic policy, education, and SMEs and entrepreneurship. An economist by training, she has worked on several academic projects in areas as diverse as climate change, banking and finance, and public health. Saumya has also served as a research assistant at the South Asian University (SAU) and briefly worked with Koan Advisory as an intern. She completed her bachelor’s degree in economics (hons) from Lady Shri Ram College for Women, University of Delhi. Saumya also holds a master’s degree in general economics from the Madras School of Economics, Chennai.