Vinay Kumar Pandey is a Field Manager at NCAER. He has four years of experience in conducting research studies and devising field-related strategies. He has earlier worked with some of the most prestigious institutes. He was a Research Assistant at the Giri Institute of Development Studies, Lucknow, and a Research Associate at the Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow. Vinay has a Master’s degree in Business Economics from Lucknow University, and Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Banaras Hindu University.