Rajashi Mukherjee

Advisor, Asia hub

Rajashi joins Akvo with almost three decades experience as a monitoring and evaluation specialist in water and sanitation, public health, gender and integrated development. She plays a critical role shaping and strengthening Akvo’s programmes in Asia. Before Akvo she monitored and evaluated projects for organisations such as the World Bank, Asian Development Bank (ADB), Department of Foreign and International Development (DFID), UNICEF UK, Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) and the Government of India. 

Rajashi has worked on assignments across India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Canada, the U.S. and Central America, including six years as Country Director, India for US-based Water For People. There, she set up the local office and executed programmes in India, one of which used Akvo FLOW for water point mapping. She holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Economics from the University of Calcutta, India and an MPhil in Economics and Politics of Development from the Department of Economics, University of Cambridge, UK. Rajashi is based in Kolkata. You can find her on Twitter @mrajashi.