Vaishnavi Prathap


Vaishnavi is a senior researcher with 8+ years’ experience conducting primary research on inclusive financial services and its consequences for low-income households. She worked at Dvara between 2014-2018, leading the Household Finance Research Initiative focused on topics in household finance, consumer protection, and financial sector policy.

She is currently Research Manager for Yale-EGC’s Tamilnadu Socioeconomic Mobility Survey and has previously worked at the Centre for Micro Finance, IFMR Chennai and Citibank Global Decision Management in Bangalore.