Tanwi Kumari is a principal specialist for the Smart Campaign in India, where she conducts Smart assessments and certifications, delivers client-protection training, conducts pilots, and manages several Indian networks. Tanwi has also worked on multiple assignments in Accion’s Global Programs department, providing technical assistance to Accion partners. Prior to working at Accion, Tanwi worked at IFMR, Chennai on MFI appraisal, consulted for start-ups, and developed market linkages for low-income clients. She has published many articles in the field of microfinance and social development.
Tanwi holds a bachelor’s degree in agricultural sciences from G.B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, and an MBA from Xavier Institute of Management, India.