Anirudh Kishore is a water practitioner, who hails from Chennai. He is a climate fellow/associate consultant at Dalberg Advisors in Goa, India, where he contributes to enhancing the organisation's perspectives and approaches to advising international and regional developmental actors on all things climate. He has collaborated with local communities, state actors, academia, and funders to co-develop water-resilient adaptation pathways in the Global South. His expertise spans climate adaptation, water governance, urban water security, and nature-based solutions. Anirudh holds an M.Sc. in Water Science and Policy from Shiv Nadar University, Delhi-NCR.