Prashant Arya was a Research Assistant at CPR. He was studying the provision of sanitation infrastructure across Indian cities, with a focus on delivering equitable and sustainable solutions. His research interests lie broadly in urbanisation and the creation of urban infrastructure, and in better understanding the emerging forms of socio-technical politics around these infrastructures.
Arya previously worked at JPMorgan Chase in the trading and investment banking divisions. He holds a Bachelors in Economics, with a minor in Philosophy, from Swarthmore College.