Rohan Parakh is a Manager at IDinsight, based in New Delhi, India.
Rohan brings a unique set of experiences in financial inclusion, agriculture and education, with a focus on using technology for social impact. Prior to joining IDinsight, he managed randomized evaluations in microfinance at IFMR LEAD, and developed M&E frameworks to improve financial access in Africa’s least developed countries, at UN’s Capital Development Fund. He led agricultural value chain development projects at TechnoServe, and supported product development for smallholder farmers at Precision Agriculture (PAD). He has also assisted education/talent organizations such as Teach For India, Avanti Fellows, Talerang and Shortlist, in their early stages to set up operations.
Rohan holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Civil Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, and an MPA in International Development (MPA/ID) from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.