Aparupa Chakravarti is a Director at Botho Emerging Markets Group. Her experience lies at the intersection of 3 areas: South-South cooperation, start-ups, and public-private sector relations. Aparupa has spent 5+ years conceptualizing and spearheading initiatives to advance private sector development in East Africa. Her multi-sectorial experience encompasses education, healthcare, agriculture, and trade and investments, across 7 countries, including Kenya, Rwanda, Mauritius, the USA, Italy, India, and Bangladesh.
Previously, she has worked for the African Leadership University; the Avignam Group; PricewaterhouseCoopers; and FHI 360, among others. Aparupa holds a BA in Economics and French from Brown University and an MA in Social Sciences from the University of Chicago.