Associate, Partnership Development and Research
Smruti contributes to BSR’s thought leadership through research and analysis on our two programmatic themes, Business in a Climate-Constrained World and Business Leadership for an Inclusive Economy. She also serves as the grants manager for BSR’s global operations, developing concept notes and proposals for foundation, government, and multilateral donors and ensuring compliance. She identifies and builds key donor relationships and supports internal project teams with financial reporting.
Previously, Smruti was an analyst for the environmental, social, and governance data team within the global equity fundamentals department at Bloomberg LP. She joined the company as a legal research analyst for Bloomberg Law in 2011. Smruti has conducted research on human rights issues for the UN Food and Agriculture Organization, the South African Human Rights Commission, and Amnesty International USA.
Smruti has a B.A. from Cornell University in Government and International Relations and a J.D. from Temple University Beasley School of Law.