Nidhi SinghSenior Grants Manager, India, Fidelity Asia Pacific Foundation
Nidhi has a rich experience of 12 years in the social and development sector in India and other developing nations. She joined the Foundation in April 2019 and since then she has been supporting and leading the expansion of strategic grants programme in India.
Before joining the Fidelity Asia Pacific Foundation, Nidhi Singh was leading the READ Alliance, a USAID funded platform aimed to promote early grade reading innovations in India. She has led programmes and consulting assignments in sectors such as education, sustainable livelihoods, and value chains, poverty alleviation, agriculture, gender, rural water and sanitation, rural retail, and maternal and child health in India, Nepal, and Bangladesh. She holds a degree in Bachelor of Technology and an MBA from Bristol Business School at the University of the West of England (UK). Before completing her MBA, she was running a social enterprise which worked on the concepts of fair trade with rural artisans and underprivileged women in urban slums.