Nikita is a Master of Environmental Management candidate at the Yale School of the Environment. Prior to joining the Yale School of the Environment, she worked with Morningstar in investment research and then moved on to work with Sustainalytics in ESG risk ratings & sustainable finance. She has also worked with organizations such as the Indian Institute of Sustainable Development and Teach for Green in the sustainability strategy and environmental education space. She holds a Bachelors and Masters in Finance.
At YSE and beyond, she intends to work in impact finance and funding climate solutions focused on increasing resilience for communities that are disproportionately affected by climate change. She is currently specializing in climate change science and solutions and business and the environment.