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An economist by training, Pratyush Dubey has extensive experience in international and economic policy analysis. Before his current engagement as an anchor with a leading news channel, he has worked in both the non-profit and for profit sector in various capacities.
Having completed his masters in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Sheffield, Karan spent 5 years working in a top M&A corporate finance firm in London. He was twice elected as the chairperson of the International Students Committee at the students’ union leading projects on student immigration policy reforms.
Gaurav Ban is a graduate in Journalism from Delhi University. His work experience includes working as a Program Associate for Public advocacy non-profit organization where he worked on various research and developmental advocacy projects. He is currently working with a leading think-tank in India where he is responsible for organizing various Track II and strategic dialogues with different countries.
A media professional with almost 7 years of experience, Abhinav Kohli has worked with leading news organisations. Primarily associated with sports, Abhinav has also worked as an anchor on the news desk for over 2 years, guiding coverage as an on-camera presence in breaking news situations. With a portfolio encompassing multiple media brands and various professional profiles, he brings forth his keen interest in and understanding of global affairs as an Executive Director in Global Youth India.
Rishabh Gulati is a journalist with a prominent english news channel in India. A student of world history and of international politics, his endeavour is to find the Churchillian parallels of the past that provide striking lessons for the challenges of tomorrow. With a specialist's interest in demystifying foreign policy and reconnecting people with the importance of how they relate to the world, he hopes to contribute to a more secular and proactive interest and participation in foreign policy, too often neglected in the country of his birth.
Shubhangi Pandey, Vice President
Shubhangi Pandey is a student of Political Science at Lady Shri Ram College For Women, University of Delhi. She is passionate about analyzing the political, social and economic events taking place in the international arena, especially with regard to India and in studying the conceptualizations and theories that underlie global events. She has developed a keen interest in the disciplines of International Relations, Conflict Resolution and Peace Studies and aspires to work for international organizations and foreign policy think tanks. Having received formal training in Hindustani Classical Music, Kathak, and various sports, she has always been an all rounder!
Sharanya Rajiv, Chairperson, Diplomatic Relations
Sharanya Rajiv is pursuing Political Science (honours) at Lady Shri Ram College for Women – a decision she made quite impulsively. A nationalist at heart, she has a particular interest on where India stands in the world and how national interest, among other factors, shapes foreign policy. She is creative and passionate about the things she does. An avid reader, she loves a book that touches her soul. Having always lived on the move, she loves exploring new places and meeting new people.
Akanksha Khullar, Vice President
A student of Jesus and Mary college pursuing Political Science (hons), Akansha is keen to broaden her horizons by getting a better understanding of international relations and how foreign policy works . She has been an active participant in the Model United Nation. Akansha has interned as a content writer with an online website - Youth 24x7 , where her focus was on India's relations with other countries.
Aishwarya Chadha, Vice President
Aishwarya Chadha is a student of Economics at Jesus and Mary College in New Delhi. She loves interacting with people, understanding their culture and learning from them. By joining GYI she hopes to gain exposure to various aspects of international politics and hopes to understand international relations better.
Radhika Seth, Joint Secretary
Radhika seth is a llnd year student of Political Science Hons at Jesus and Mary college. She likes to meet and interact with people of different cultures. She has keen interest in international relations and would like to explore this field as a professional. Radhika loves travelling and her choice of destinations is national parks. She is active with an NGO working to Save the tiger.
Asma Khan, Head of advocacy
A student of B.A. Political science at Jesus and Mary College, Asma Khan has chosen to be a part of Global Youth India as it gives her an opportunity to gain some hands on experience on issues related to foreign policy. Asma plans to use Global Youth India as a platform where she can fulfill her vision of young Indians functioning as intellectual people who are well equipped and knowledgeable enough to achieve a distinction and make a difference at the national or international level.
Sumati Bajaj, Joint Secretary
Sumati Bajaj is currently pursuing Political Science honors in Lady Shri Ram College. She loves reading and is looking to pursue a career in the Indian Foreign Services. She would like to enhance her understanding of the world and its issues more deeply to gain a better understanding of the exciting world of foreign policy.
Charumati Haran (National President)
Charumati Haran is student of Economics at Jesus and Mary College. She loves reading fiction, surfing the internet, debating informally and writing articles. She developed an interest in international affairs through MUNs and a course in International Relations from King's College London.She likes meeting new people, getting to know them, learning from them and sharing what she knows. Hardworking, busy, creative and always up to something new!
Aditi Mehra, Public Diplomacy Head, JMC
Aditi Mehra is currently a student of Political Science (Hons) at Jesus and Mary College, DU. Her interests lie in journalism, politics, international relations, theatre and film making. By being a member of Global Youth India, she wishes to gain fresh perspectives on world issues and foreign policy. She possesses great management and organisational skills. Aditi loves interacting with people and is a very enthusiastic, passionate and committed worker. She has previously worked with Becoming I Foundation, Thespian Society, Purak Society, Tehelka Foundation and many others.
Anu Abraham, HR Head, JMC
Anu Abraham a student of political science, Jesus and Mary college, Delhi university has developed her interests in international relations and global politics. She is an honest and hardworking student who wants to pursue international relations in her future educational processes and is looking forward to gain exposure in foreign policy of India through GYI forum.
Saumya Mathew, Social Media Head,JMC
Soumya Mathew is a third year Political Science Honours student of Jesus and Mary College. An ardent reader, she also loves writing and travelling, meeting new people and understanding their ways of life. By being a member of Global Youth India, she aspires to become more acquainted with International politics and understand International relations better.
Liya Thomas, Advocacy head, JMC
Liya Thomas is a student of Jesus and Mary college pursuing Political Science (Hons). A hardworking personality who attempts to learn more about India's foreign relations. She loves travelling and understanding different culture. And aspires to work with the Indian embassy.
Arpita Khandelwal, Events Head, JMC
Arpita Khandelwal, a student of Jesus and Mary College pursuing Economics ( Hons ), is a keen learner and an avid reader. As a budding economist, gaining information about various economies interests her a lot and she looks forward to improve her understanding about international relations through the GYI forum. She loves to be aware and updated about foreign policies and foreign issues.
Surbhi Sharma, Events Head, JMC
Surbhi Sharma is a student of Economics at Jesus and Mary College, Delhi University. She is highly fascinated by Behavioural and Criminal psychology. She is shy, diligent and accidently, a Belly dancer. As an avid reader, Surbhi easily falls in love with poems and novels. She strives for a career in Civil Services of India and wishes to make an impression not on global level or national level, but, on some level. By joining GYI she just hopes to learn.
Shreya Agarwal, Vice President, JMC
Shreya Agarwal is a student of Economics in Jesus and Mary college, Delhi University. As an aspiring Economist, she is highly fascinated by international trade and its intricacies. She strives for a career in an international organization and hopes to make a significant impact at a global level. As an ardent reader, she loves to write poems and short stories.
Vatsalya sohu, President, JMC
Vatsalya Sohu is a student of Economics at Jesus and Mary College in New Delhi. She developed a keen interest in international affairs soon after joining college and is looking forward to gaining more knowledge about international relations. She is a classical dancer and interacting with dancers from different parts of the world has added to her curiosity about understanding their culture better.
Aayushi Singh, Secretary
Aayushi Singh is a student of Economics in Jesus and Mary College, Delhi University. She hopes to turn her interest of Foreign Policy into a career prospect as she aims to apply for the Indian Foreign Service post graduation. She is also a sports enthusiast and loves to watch football and tennis matches.
Radhika Agarwal Recruitment (HR), Department Head Lady Shri Ram College
I am a student of economics, and I am very much interested in the subject that i pursue.I am a fine speaker,and good at negotiation and debating.I also am a brilliant organizer and I have managed many official and unofficial events,from school to other engagements that deal with family.I am an efficient manager and fairly resourceful.I try to deliver my best whenever given a task.
Revati Sahijwani, Head of Public Diplomacy, Lady Shri Ram College
Revati Sahijwani is currently a student of Political Science at Lady Shri Ram College for Women. Her love for Political Science has broadened her horizons and deepened her interest in international relations and foreign policy. With this background, she is looking to pursue a career with the United Nations. She is an avid reader and a trained classical dancer. Sincere and determined are words that best describe her. She loves to talk to and meet new people. A dreamer and believer is what she is.
Lucy T. Vaiphei, Social Media(Online team) Head, LSR chapter
Lucy T. Vaiphei is a student of Lady Shri Ram College for women pursuing an honours degree in Political Science. She is a passionate artist with an interest in foreign affairs. She loves to keep abreast of world affairs and analyze recent International developments. She has a strong will to leave a mark on the society by bringing a change for a better world. She loves reading, writing, exploring new places, meeting new people, is a passionate singer and a sportsperson. Hardworking and ambitious, she is always ready to help with an omnipresent smile on her face.
Kamyaa Mishra, Events Department Head, Lady Shri Ram College
Dedication, determination and curiosity, thy name is Kamyaa Misra. She is currently pursuing political science at lady shri ram college. She hails from one of the least developed parts of Odisha and seeks to serve her country by contributing to international politics. Writing and singing serve the window for her catharsis. Carrying a red passport and serving humanity in any possible way is her dream.
Ghania Siddiqui, Secretary, Lady Shri Ram College
I am a student of Lady Sri Ram College, pursuing political science.
The diverse and everchanging political, social and economical relations amongst countries, backed by influential history; have been intriguing factors to perpertuate my interest in the field of international and global relations.
I enjoy understanding these relations through the eyes of literature, art, psychology, journalism and media.
However, I specifically aim to analyse the impact of Western Political history on Gender, the Oriental world and modern day.
I'm a drama student from the Trinity College of London, having completed 7 grades in Speech and Drama, and practice Fine Arts by side
Saachi Bhatia, President, LSR
Saachi Bhatia is a student of lady Sri Ram College for women pursuing an honours degree in political sciences. She is a passionate artist with an interest in foreign affairs and diplomacy. She’s an aspiring journalist with an enthusiasm for writing and reading. She loves meeting new people, visiting exciting places and is a wanderer at heart. Hardworking and ambitious, she’s always there to help.
Mohika Sharma, Vice Prsident,LSR
Mohika Sharma is a student of Sociology from Lady Shri Ram College for Women.
Being a part of MUNs and debates, and also reading about international affairs has left her fascinated. As a student of sociology the human-scale stories in which the grand themes of international relations – war and peace, triumph and tragedy, intergroup conflicts and community –playout are of special interest to her. She intends to keep herself engaged in this intellectually challenging and emotionally powerful subject. She is also interested in music, dance, drama, and sports. She has participated in a couple of State Level Tennis tournaments, appeared for Trinity Guildhall Piano examinations and also been a part of school plays.
Arjun Hardas has more than a decade of experience as a TV news producer and feature journalist in India.He has worked with leading English broadcast television channels in India for over 13 years, with hands-on experience with all aspects associated with 24x7 television news.
Previously, Arjun was the Associate India Program Director for an Israeli non-profit, The Israel Project, based in New Delhi and later headed Sales & Marketing (Asia), for an Israeli technology company. Currently, he is looking after business development and marketing for a physiotherapy company.
Hardas has an insider’s knowledge of the India media scene and its ties to Israel. He lived on a kibbutz in northern Israel, has interviewed numerous top Israeli politicians and military leaders and has successfully placed dozens of Israel related stories in the Indian print and electronic media in English, Hindi and Urdu.
Hardas is fluent in English and Hindi and has a basic knowledge of Hebrew.
Radha Chaudhary, Secretary, Gargi
Radha Choudhary is a student of Pol. Sc. Hons. from Gargi College, Delhi.
She loves meeting new people. A big bollywood fan but she also likes to teach kids. She has recently developed interest in International Relations and is looking forward to gaining more knowledge about the same from the organization.
Riya Narang- head of advocacy
Riya Narang is a student of Political Science in Gargi College, University of Delhi. An aspiring Journalist, she has a keen interest not only in knowing about people from different countries and cultures but also working with them.She is looking forward to the global exposure that GYI has to offer her and develop a better understanding of international politics.
VANI SOOD- HEAD OF SOCIAL MEDIA
Vani Sood is a student of political science at Gargi College New Delhi. She loves taking up new projects and exploring things whole heartedly. A keen learner and have interest in studying international relations and world issues. She's loyal and passionate towards her work and has good leadership qualities. By joining GYI she hopes to explore and relate to issues at a global level.
Anamika, Head of Recruitment department
Anamika is a student of history hons at gargi college, new delhi
She is responsible, honest, dedicated, patient, and organised towards her commitments.. As being a part of GYI, she wish to conquer excellence in handling international affairs. She found GYI to be an ultimate platform for enhancing her international interaction and coordination skills which are the key components required in HR as she aims to be one.
Shivali verma ,Public diplomacy head.
Shivali verma ,a keen aspirant of Indian economic service officer is pursuing economics from Gargi college,Delhi university. She is passionate about grabing knowledge about international affairs and global economies. She wishes to add another colorful feather of experience and knowledge to her cap being an active and enthusiastic member of the organisation . Writing articles and stories also enjoy a significant place in her interests list.
Srishti Khandelwal,Joint Secretary, Gargi
Srishti Khandelwal is a student pursuing Political Science Honours in Gargi College. As a political science student, she loves attaining knowledge about the external affairs and awareness about the global issues that are occurring in the world. She enjoys reading and is always eager to learn more about new things. She is looking forward to interacting with diversified people and gaining international exposure.
Shama Anjum, Head of Events
Shama Anjum is a student of political science hons at Gargi College. She likes to interact with people of different cultures and learn from them. Her strength is to pay attention to minutest of details & meet the deadlines. She's diligent & passionate about what she does, thus, believes that there's no success without hardwork. She is keen to gain knowledge about international relations by gyi forum.
Anjali Lal, Vice President, Gargi
Anjali Lal is a second year Economics student at Gargi College. She aspires to one day completely understand the international relations of the globe in terms of Technology,Politics, Sociology and Economics. Global Youth is an important step in that direction. When not following some international news, she can be found reading novels or writing short stories.
MANAVI KHANNA- PRESIDENT , Gargi
Manavi Khanna is a student of Political Science at Gargi College, University of Delhi. She is passionate about photography. She has been doing social work since past two years. She is looking forward to gaining more knowledge about international relations and aspires to work for international organizations.