Yashvardhan Verma

Yashvardhan Verma has completed his B.A. English (Hons) from University of Delhi and holds a M.Sc. in International Relations from S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS), NTU, Singapore. He also holds a diploma in counterterrorism studies, with special focus on religious violence. He joined SIDM with over 2 years of experience working in the media and in the policy advocacy and risk management sectors. He is a voracious reader and an avid debater and takes interest in multiple sports. In the past he has captained the U-17 Gujarat and U-16 Ahmedabad football team. He spends his free time reading poetry, exploring different genres of music, honing his amateur photography skills and identifying the next mountain he can climb. One of his goals is to scale Mount K2, Nanga Parbat and Annapurna before he turns 30.”