Aarti is Director of Research & Engagements at the FAIRR Initiative, where she oversees the investor network’s collaborative engagements and research initiatives, including the ground-breaking Coller FAIRR Protein Producer Index and the Coller FAIRR Climate Risk Tool.
Prior to this, she was Client Director at a global sustainability firm and served as a Public and Government Affairs Advisor at ExxonMobil for several years. In addition to her corporate experience, she has worked for two environmental non-profits and the U.S. Treasury and GE Capital.
Aarti holds an MA in International Affairs from Columbia University in New York, an MA in Journalism from the University of Missouri, Columbia, and an MS in Environmental Engineering from Northwestern University. She has worked in Europe, India and the US, and speaks three languages. She also serves on the Advisory Board of the Partnership for Gender Equity, an initiative that supports gender equity in coffee supply chains.