Nidhi Upadhyaya is a deputy director in the Atlantic Council’s Adrienne Arsht-Rockefeller Foundation Resilience Center.

She was formerly associate director in the Atlantic Council’s South Asia Center. In this capacity, she contributed to the Center’s policy research initiatives and manages programmatic tasks. Previously, she worked as a researcher with policy consulting firm, Bower Group Asia, and as an assistant manager for the Social Media Content Management and Strategy team at India’s leading business news channel ET NOW. Nidhi graduated with a master’s in International Affairs from the George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs in 2017.