Nilima is a senior researcher and policy consultant specialising in the governance and management of official development assistance and bilateral development cooperation.  She has fifteen years experience teaching, investigating and resolving complex problems of organisational effectiveness in international development.

Nilima is a seasoned advisor to international organisations, philanthropic foundations, national governments and corporations.  She is recognised for her ability to translate in-depth research into concrete organisational policies and practices, and has led policy dialogues and steered decision-making at the highest political levels.