Mr. Sanjay Sridhar

Sanjay Sridhar is Strategy Head- Urban Development and Accessibility. Under Sanjay’s leadership, EMBARQ India has started to work at the intersection of urban development and mobility; leading and managing participation in several projects, including metro rail accessibility, and bicycling and pedestrian infrastructure projects in Bangalore and Mumbai, and transit-oriented development and review of the master plan in the Hubli-Dharwad area.

He is also guiding a team that is working on a first-of-its kind project in India in the historic and heritage city of Mysore, which is looking at creating a non-motorized zone around the heritage core. Sanjay is also the country coordinator for WRI’s Sustainable and Livable Cities Initiative, a program funded by the Caterpillar Foundation.

Sanjay has a Master’s Degree in Housing and Inner City Revitalization from the Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (IHS), Erasmus University, Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Sanjay has also studied at the University of Delaware’s School of Urban Affairs and Public Policy where he specialized in Urban Affairs and Public Policy. Sanjay has a Bachelor Degree in Architecture from Bangalore University.

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2014