Kriti Sapra is BGA’s associate analyst in New Delhi, India. She conducts research, monitors and analyzes business and investment trends, including legislative and regulatory developments, across sectors to support client needs in India. Prior to her current role as associate analyst, Kriti served as a research intern at BGA headquarters in Washington, where she leveraged her academic and professional experiences working on South and Southeast Asia to provide research support relating to in-market regulatory risks, economic developments, and business intelligence across the Asia-Pacific.
Kriti previously worked as a research intern with the India/South Asia Practice at the Albright Stonebridge Group in Washington, DC, supporting research and business development across a range of industries in the region. She also interned at The Brookings Institution India Center, the Climate Initiative at the Center for Policy Research in New Delhi and the Office of Dr. Shashi Tharoor, Member of Parliament. Complementing her expertise in South Asia, Kriti possesses a firm grasp of policy dynamics in Southeast Asia. In 2014, she served as a researcher with the Southeast Asia Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, where she monitored Indonesia’s presidential election, published articles on the cogitASIA blog, authored news briefs for the biweekly newsletter, and publicized regional developments on social media.
Kriti graduated from the University of California, Berkeley, with a bachelor’s degree in political science and a minor in South and Southeast Asian Studies. At the University of California, she participated in a pioneer undergraduate research program, Berkeley Research in Indian Politics, where she employed the latest data science techniques to analyze beliefs regarding vote efficacy in India.