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Himanshu Sikka Himanshu Sikka
Chief Strategy & Diversification Officer and Lead - Health, Nutrition & Wash

Expertise
Impact Financing • Technology for Development • Public Health • International Aid and Policy • Financial and Investment Advisory

Himanshu Sikka is a development planner by qualification and has worked with several international agencies including The World Bank, DFID, USAID, UNICEF, ADB, WHO and The Global Fund. He brings with him over 20 years' experience working in diverse geographic settings like India, Bangladesh, Nepal, DR Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Ghana and United Kingdom. His technical experience ranges from working at the grassroot levels to supporting national and provincial government in developing policies and large-scale programmes. He has been instrumental in designing and deploying innovative financing instruments such as impact bonds, conditional cash transfers and blended healthcare financing models. He currently serves as the Project Director for USAID funded PAHAL Project (including SAMRIDH Healthcare Blended Finance Facility) and Strategic Advisor for USAID funded MOMENTUM MNCH Accelerator SAMVEG project. In the past he has been involved in large programmes like USAID funded VRIDDHI and DFID Bihar SWASTH projects. Himanshu is a Board Member on IPE Global group companies Triple Line Consulting, UK and Ajooni Impact Investment Advisors Pvt. Ltd. He is also a Trustee for Centre for Urban and Regional Excellence (CURE). Himanshu is a Shell Centenary Chevening Scholar and Otto Königsberger Scholar.