Sumeet Kumar Behera was a Research Associate with the Scaling City Insitutions for India (SCI-FI) programme at CPR. He works as a Capacity Building Expert in Bhubaneswar as part of State-level Technical Support Unit (TSU) for Urban Rural Convergence for Faecal Sludge Management and Plastic Waste Management project.
Prior to joining CPR, Sumeet worked with Janaagraha, CRISIL and EY across multiple programmes, schemes and projects in Odisha. Sumeet holds a B.Tech in Civil Engineering from ITER, SOA University and has pursued an MBA in Urban Management and Governance from XIM University. He has done professional internships in Capital Region Urban Transport, JLL, Jharsuguda Municipality and Roads & Buildings Division, Dhenkanal.