OSGA/CSASP Careers Event 2019

Convener: Kate Sullivan de Estrada

Speakers: Romita Shah, Subaskar Sitsabeshan, Greg Gardner, Katherine Maddox Davis, Preity Mohyal and Samir Pasha

class of 2012a

Area Studies Careers Event


MSc in Contemporary India

Friday, 17 May 2019

2.00pm – 4.30pm

Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony’s College

2.00-3.00pm – Panel 1: Policy and Policy Research

Romita Shah

Currently: Research Manager, Agriculture and Livelihoods, Foundation for a Smoke-Free World .

Formerly: Contributor, The Economist Intelligence Unit, The Economist Group; Senior Analyst, South Asia/Asia-Pacific, Control Risks Group; Assistant Manager, Ministry of Manpower/Singapore Government.

Subaskar Sitsabeshan

Currently: Head of Global Government Relations, The Climate Group, London.

Formerly: States & Regions Alliance Manager, The Climate Group; Researcher, The Climate Group; Research Associate, Blue Bee Media Political Consultancy; Consultant, Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research.

Greg Gardner

Currently: Head of Tariffs, Trade Team, HM Treasury.

Previously: Head of India, Trade Policy Group, Department for International Trade; Senior Manager, Public Financial Management, Adam Smith International; Senior Economist, Intergovernmental Relations, National Treasury of South Africa.

3.30-4.30pm – Panel 2: Law and Finance

Katherine Maddox Davis

Currently: Associate Attorney, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. 

Formerly: Law school; internship at the UN International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia in The Hague; Editor-in-Chief of Emory International Law Review; clerk for federal trial and appellate judges.

Preity Mohyal

Currently: Vice President, Deutsche Bank; Writer & Blogger for the BBC.

Previously: Assistant Vice President HSBC; Assistant Vice President MUFG (Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi). 

Samir Pasha

Currently: Lawyer, specialising in Human Rights, Extradition and Criminal Law.

Formerly: Defence for Children International (DCI), Ramallah, Palestine.