1995 PGRDM, Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA), Gujarat
1993 BCom, Ness Wadia College of Commerce, Pune University, Pune
States: Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Jammu & Kashmir, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, West Bengal
Cities: Allahabad, Bhopal, Cuttack, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Gurgaon, Gwalior, Jabalpur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Raipur, Surat
Languages: English, Hindi
Manish Dubey is Chief – Practice at IIHS. Manish provides strategic direction and guidance to consolidate and grow the programme portfolio and team in line with the overall mission and strategic vision of IIHS.
Manish is a governance and institutional development expert with nearly 25 years of consulting experience with national and state governments, multilateral and bilateral development partners, INGOs, and philanthropies. His experience spans the rural and urban water supply and sanitation (WSS), urban development, natural resource management, and rural livelihood sectors across 20 Indian states. Among his clients have been the World Bank, UNICEF, Asian Development Bank, Australian Agency for International Development, DFID, Global Sanitation Fund, and Swedish International Development Agency.
Key areas of Manish’s work include institutional design and strengthening, programme design and strategy, reform management support, strategic stakeholder communication and sector, portfolio and programme level result management. His professional engagement has been geared towards realising improved services and substantive roles in planning and implementation processes for communities and local governments and enabling sector reform initiatives.
Manish’s engagement with public issues through media commentary has translated to the publishing of over a hundred opinion pieces and articles on politics, society and cricket in digital and print. He has also authored two books of crime fiction and has spoken on literary matters and his personal creative journey on several fora.