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Ravi Shankar Chaturvedi


Tufts GBA Faculty Ravi Shankar Chaturvedi


Ravi Shankar Chaturvedi is the Lecturer in Global Business, Director of Research, and Doctoral Research Fellow for Innovation and Change at Fletcher’s Institute for Business in the Global Context (IBGC), where he leads the Digital Planet research program and teaches International Strategy and Innovation in the Master of Global Business Administration (GBA) program.

He has written several influential articles in business and international affairs publications. Digital Planet research is widely cited around the world, with hundreds of mainstream media articles, citations in academic journals, and references in more than 30 global languages. Chaturvedi has extensive experience in emerging markets, strategy and business management, and the payments industry. He served as a member of the Advisory Group for the Estonian Government’s e-Residency program.

Prior to Fletcher, Chaturvedi was the head of Portfolio and Products for the Middle East and North Africa region at American Express. He also worked in various capacities in parts of Asia for a decade with organizations such as Standard Chartered, HSBC, and Hewlett Packard.