Karthik Nachiappan has a PhD in South Asian Studies from King’s College, University of London. His research deals with India’s behaviour in the international order, specifically on issues like climate change, trade, technology and global health.

Over the past decade, he has done research and policy work on South Asia from Bangalore, New Delhi, Singapore, Beijing, London and Washington, D.C. He is currently a Research Fellow at the National University of Singapore.