Nikhil Raghuveera is a nonresident fellow at the Atlantic Council’s GeoTech Center and a Project Manager at the Equal Justice Initiative. His research focuses on the intersection of technology, social inequality, and systems of oppression.
Previously, Nikhil was an economic consultant at Cornerstone Research and founded Telos Analysis, an organization which paired pro bono consultants to international nonprofits. He has also served on the Board of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and supported the nonprofit’s work on racial and economic justice. More recently, Nikhil worked on Celo, a crypto fintech platform aiming to bring financial services to unbanked communities across the world. Additionally, he has experience in venture capital at Harlem Capital Partners, an early-stage venture capital fund focusing on minority and women founders in the United States.
Nikhil graduated with an MBA/MPA from The Wharton School and the Harvard Kennedy School. In graduate school, he focused his studies on racial justice, social movements, and technology policy. At Harvard, he was involved with the Economic Diplomacy Initiative, in which he studied the future of digital currency and geopolitics. He also served as an Associate Editor of The Citizen, the official newspaper of the Harvard Kennedy School. At Wharton, Nikhil was the Co-President of the Wharton Social Impact Club. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Political Science from Emory University where he wrote his senior thesis on how political violence can be used to create the conditions for democracy.