Sanhita Sahasrabudhe

Special Services Agreement

Knowledge Management and Communication

Sanhita Sahasrabudhe joined ICIMOD as Knowledge Management and Communication Officer in 2018. She has eight years of experience working across media, advertising, IT, and the non-profit sector.

Prior to joining ICIMOD, Sahasrabudhe worked in media and advertising as a copywriter at McCann Erickson, Mumbai and handled leading consumer brands in India. She has also worked as freelance consultant, conceptualizing, scripting, and editing documentaries for multiple government projects and NGOs in India. She also has business analysis experience from the software industry in India.

At ICIMOD, Sahasrabudhe contributes to strengthening the communication impact and outreach of initiatives under Regional Programme 6 – Mountain Knowledge and Action Networks. She also helps synthesize strategic documents for initiatives under the programme, devising communication strategies and developing knowledge products for internal and external dissemination.

Sahasrabudhe completed her bachelor’s in computer engineering from Pune University, India in 2009 and her masters in engineering from Birla Institute of Technology, Pilani, India in 2012. She is a gold medalist and topped the Crafting Creative Communications course at the Mudra Institute of Technology, Ahmedabad, India in 2017. 

She is a theatre enthusiast and has written, directed, and performed in various plays at her hometown, Pune. She has a passion for art, and enjoys photography and travelling.