Ridhika Batra is the Country head and Director for Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry in USA, based in Washington DC since 2014. Prior to this, she served as the Country Head for UK and France from 2007 till 2013 for FICCI. She has a Masters’ degree from University of Sussex, UK and has specialized in international law and global finance.
Ridhika’s expertise is in public diplomacy, trade negotiations, government relations, foreign policy and economic diplomacy between India – USA, India – UK and India – France. For the past 4 years, Ridhika has been working extensively on India-USA bilateral trade and investment matters. She works closely with the administration and industry in India to ensure their USA, UK & France agendas are aligned well with their counterparts in the 3 countries. She frequently undertakes public speaking on behalf of Indian industry to promote trade and investment. In the past, Ridhika has also undertaken guest lectures for MBA students at Georgetown university and Maryland university on international trade negotiations.