Rohan Sandhu is Associate Director at the International Innovation Corps (IIC), a global development consulting program based at the University of Chicago that works with governments and foundations across India. Rohan oversees the IIC’s projects, associates, and strategy and development in India. He has led projects covering a wide-range of issues, including education, agriculture, inclusive business strategies, and capacity building of governments and NGOs. He is currently building out the IIC’s Data and Policy Analytics Unit.
Previously, Rohan was a part of the founding team of the Brookings Institution’s India Center, where he led research projects on poverty and social insurance, education, gender, and Indian elections. He also set up Brookings India’s education vertical, and is one of the editors and lead authors of "Accelerating Access to Quality Education" (Brookings Press, 2015).
Rohan is currently a consultant to the India Real-time Scaling Labs project run by the Center for Universal Education at Brookings. He has also worked as Chief of Staff to a Member of Parliament in India; as a Consultant to the Economic Development Board of the state of Andhra Pradesh, India; and with the City of Chicago.