Dr. suneeta krishnan
Suneeta Krishnan is India Country Lead, Measurement, Learning and Evaluation at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Her team is responsible for grantmaking to inform and evaluate the foundation’s investments in support of India’s health and development goals and to enhance the national evaluation ecosystem. Suneeta is a social epidemiologist with 20 years of experience conducting research and engaging policymakers on health and social equity in India.
Earlier, she served as country director of Research Triangle Institute's Indian subsidiary and held faculty positions at the University of California San Francisco and Berkeley, the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, the St. John’s Research Institute, Bangalore and the James P Grant School of Public Health in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Suneeta has an AB in Biological Sciences from Barnard College and a PhD in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from the University of California, Berkeley. She is a recipient of the 2004 U.S. Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers.