Sudeept Maiti is a Senior Manager with the Sustainable Cities program at WRI India, responsible for leading the organization’s engagement with new mobility enterprises for urban transport. Having organised multiple innovation challenges, Sudeept has engaged with various accelerator programs and worked with over 200 mobility solutions. His expertise in multi-city city and multi- stakeholder engagement has helped him catalyse many opportunities for dynamic private-public partnership engagements with entrepreneurial solutions. Sudeept has also lead engagements with cities under the India 100 Smart Cities mission. With professional experience that is at the intersection of sustainable transport, urban planning and urban design, his work also includes strategy planning and on-ground implementation for safe access and public space design, and transit-oriented development (TOD) for cities.
Before joining WRI India, Sudeept worked in architectural design and master planning of residential and commercial developmental projects. He has also been actively involved in research and academics through teaching, in graduate and post graduate programs, in universities in India. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from University; and a Master’s degree in Urban Design from CEPT University, Ahmedabad, India. Besides being an ardent traveller and cyclist, he holds a keen interest in adventure sports.