Neeraj Jain is the Chief Executive officer of WaterAid in India and comes with over 20 years of experience across business development, marketing and strategic management in organisations across Asia and Europe. His experience spans the commercial as well as the development sector.
WaterAid is an international nongovernmental organisation. WaterAid mission is to transform lives by improving access to safe water, hygiene and sanitation in the world’s poorest communities.
Previously, Neeraj was associated with Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF) as a consultant for child development with focus on nutrition, early learning and child survival in the prenatal period. Prior to this, he headed the Asia region for Vestergaard Frandsen, a Swiss company manufactureing water purifiers and insecticidal mosquito nets, primarily aimed at increasing the health impact against vector and water borne diseases. Neeraj has considerable experience working across multiple states in India as well as across the Asia Pacific region.
Neeraj holds a graduate degree in Business Studies from Hong Kong Polytechnic University and did his post graduation in Business Administration with a major in finance from Faculty of Management Studies, Delhi University.
"The violence women can suffer over the simple right to go to the toilet is unacceptable. Simple, sustainable improvements can make a world of difference in supporting women to claim this most basic human right," said Neeraj Jain