Preeti Singh is Executive Editor – Special Projects & Smart Cities at Business Worldwith over a decade of experience in media and research. She is an alumnus of Delhi University where she studied History, with a Masters degree in Modern Indian History and an M. Phil in Disarmament Studies, both from Jawaharlal Nehru University. Prior to joining BW, Preeti was Editor – iGovernment at 9.9 Media where she led all their government outreach initiatives, with a special focus on e-governance across states. She has spent 5 years with the Hindustan Times, as part of the Research Bureau and the Opinions and Editorial team, besides doing research liaison for a sitting Rajya Sabha MP and Chairman, HT Media. Before making the switch to mainstream media, she worked as a researcher at the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA) for four years, focusing on defence and security issues in South Asia and the European Union. Preeti is a Chevening Gurukul scholar from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) – the British government’s flagship leadership programme for young Indian achievers.