My name is Tamanna Chaturvedi. I am an Assistant Professor at Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), Ministry of Commerce, Government of India, in the area of WTO and Trade Policy.
What have been some of your achievements in your professional life? *
I consult various Export Promotion Councils and Ministries towards policy making. I am on the core team working towards PM vision of Doubling Farmers Income (DFI). I have also been instrumental in assisting domestic companies in India to take a leap into foreign markets and emerge as export start-ups. At international level I work closely with Mekong Institute, Thailand for various SME related projects in South East Asian countries.
Anything else you wish to share
Apart from teaching management students at the institute, my job requires me to extend consultancy to various government agencies and ministries which has given me the opportunity to work closely with Government officials in India including Planning Commission, Ministry of Food Processing Industries, Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of MSME and various export promotion agencies/authorities at Central level and similar organizations and Industry Associations at State level. At international level I am an empanelled consultant with World Trade Organization as trainer on WTO and trade policy issues pertaining to Agriculture for South East Asian Countries and Mekong Institute, Thailand. She is also a certified trainer for Centre for WTO Studies, Ministry of Commerce, Government of India on these issues for African countries and LDCs.