Ashok (Ash) Ganguly is the Grants Manager at GEM, where he helps manage a pipeline of grant applications and reports. He has over a decade of experience in nonprofit grants management and communications with organizations based in the United States, the Netherlands, and India. Most recently, he was a Fund Developer with Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC). He was previously the Communications Director at The Timbaktu Collective, a grassroots organization in rural South India, and fulfilled various roles at the India Regional Office of Hivos, the Netherlands-headquartered international development agency. Ash holds a master’s degree in Public Policy from the Willy Brandt School of Public Policy (Erfurt, Germany), a graduate diploma in Journalism from the Asian College of Journalism (Chennai, India), and a bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Psychology and English Literature from Bangalore University.