Rajan brings two decades of finance, budget, and organisational development experience and has played a central leadership role in guiding the growth of Alliance India since he joined in 2006. He has been responsible for establishing robust compliance and oversight systems to ensure effective financial management in more than 600 grantee organisations across the country. In collaboration with donors and implementing partners, he has led the conceptualization and implementation of innovative grant monitoring tools. Leveraging his expertise, Rajan has developed as a skilled provider of technical support both in India and internationally. Earlier in his career, he worked with Handicap International, notably involved with humanitarian relief efforts post-earthquake in Gujarat and post-tsunami in Chennai and Andaman & Nicobar Islands. He is a certified Cost Management Accountant and has an international management degree from INSEAD.