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Amrita Kundu

  • Programme: PhD in Management Science and Operations

MSE Environmental Systems Engineering, John Hopkins University, BE Chemical Engineering, RV College India


Amrita is a PhD student in the department of Management Science and Operations at London Business School; her research interests are in energy economics, social entrepreneurship, and operations in emerging markets. Previously, she worked at World Bank’s Global Energy Practice in Washington DC, where she started her professional career in 2013. At the World Bank, Amrita focussed on clean energy and climate finance investment and research projects in countries including Chile, India, Bangladesh and Haiti.

Originally from India, she studied Chemical Engineering at R.V. College, Bangalore and pursued Masters in Environmental Engineering at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, U.S.A.



Research interests


  • Energy economics
  • Emerging markets
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation