E15 Experts are leading thinkers and practitioners from developed and developing countries reflecting a wide range of perspectives on trade and sustainable development. The experts’ participation in any E15 activity is on a personal basis and does not represent an official commitment of the organisations they are affiliated with.


Pranav Kumar

Head of International Trade Policy at Confederation of Indian Industry
Services - Member

Head of International Trade Policy, Confederation of Indian Industry. Engages closely with the Government of India and industry members across all sectors on all aspects of trade negotiation and policy formulation and builds a CII position on international trade policy, which feeds into the negotiation process of the GoI. Has over 18 years of professional experience in teaching, research, project management and policy advocacy with primary expertise on international trade policy and multilateral and regional trade negotiations. Former: Senior Trade Policy Advisor, India Trade Policy Unit (iTPU) of British High Commission and DFID India.