Brookings India

Funding for Brookings India

The establishment of Brookings India has been made possible by the generous and visionary support of the Brookings India Initiative Founders Circle, a group that believes in the importance of independent policy research at this critical juncture in India's history. The members of the Founders Circle supporting the Initiative are:

Nita and Mukesh Ambani (Reliance Industries Ltd.)
Rahul Bajaj (Bajaj Auto Ltd.)
Shyam S. Bhartia and Hari S. Bhartia (Jubilant Bhartia Group)
Kumar Mangalam Birla (Aditya Birla Group)
Gaurav Dalmia (Dalmia Group)
Steven A. Denning (General Atlantic LLC)
Swati Desai and Nishith Desai (Nishith Desai Associates)
Adi Godrej (Godrej Group)
Kris Gopalakrishnan (Infosys)
Baba Kalyani (Bharat Forge)
Onkar S. Kanwar and Neeraj R. S. Kanwar (Apollo Tyres)
Rana Kapoor (YES Bank)
Sunil Kaushal (Standard Chartered Bank)
Charles R. Kaye (Warburg Pincus)
Sid Khanna (IEP Fund Advisors Private Ltd.)
Shiv Vikram Khemka and Uday Khemka (SUN Group)
Geetanjali and Vikram Kirloskar (Kirloskar Systems Ltd.)
Rajiv B. Lall (IDFC)
Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw (Biocon)
Rajan Bharti Mittal and Rakesh Bharti Mittal (Bharti Enterprises)
Sanjay Nayar
Vineet and Varun Nayar (Sampark)
Ajay Piramal (Piramal Enterprises Ltd.)
Dattaraj V. Salgaocar (V. M. Salgaocar Group)
Shardul Shroff and Pallavi Shroff (Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A. Shroff & Co.)
Malvinder Mohan Singh (Fortis Healthcare Ltd.)
Harsh Pati Singhania (J.K. Organisation)
Krishen Sud (Sivik Global Healthcare, Inc.)
Tata Group
Antoine van Agtmael (Garten Rothkopf)
Adil Zainulbhai and Ashraf Dahod (Dawat-e-Hadiyah)
Arshad Zakaria (New Vernon Capital)

The Brookings Institution is a private nonprofit organization devoted to independent research and innovative policy solutions. Brookings India will be comprised of separate companies, incorporated and operated under Indian law.