Vandana Menon is a Community Specialist for the New Champions Community with the Strategic Intelligence Team. She focuses on engaging high-growth companies working on emerging technologies and new business models. Additionally, she identifies collaborative avenues to leverage the Forum’s capabilities to enable sustainable business growth strategies. The current portfolio she manages is of companies from Europe, the Americas, and the Middle East. Before joining the Forum, Vandana has worked with the private sector and various NGOs. She holds a Masters Degree in International Affairs from the Graduate Institute, Geneva and a Bachelor`s in Social Sciences from the Tata Institute of Social Sciences. She is also a SUSI (Study of the United States Institutes) Fellow for Global Environmental Issues 2016.