Sumit works as an associate at Swaniti Initiative. He is a climate change and risk management enthusiast currently engaged with Ranchi Administration as Green Associate. A TISS alumnus, Sumit completed his Bachelor’s degree in Geography with honors from Kurukshetra University and master’s degree in disaster management. He specializes in the use of technologies in disaster management. He previously worked with the Centre for Environment Education (CEE), Sphere India, and ETCH Consultancy. Currently, Sumit’s work at Swaniti entails providing technical and on–the–field support to the Ranchi administration to promote renewable and sustainable energy in the district. His hobbies include cooking, traveling, and mobile photography.