Ms. Vandana is the Chief Program Officer of National Skill Development Corporation. She is responsible for managing NSDC's funding strategy and portfolio. She also leads NSDC's technical engagements related to research, analytics, occupational standards and learning content. Vandana has over 25 years of professional experience in banking, development finance institutions and applied research. Prior to joining NSDC, Vandana was associated with World Bank as Senior Institutional Development Specialist, Water Department Global Practice. She has done her MBA from IIM Calcutta and is an alumnus of St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University.