Anjali Mahendra

Strategy Head, Research and Practice


Anjali Mahendra is Strategy Head - Research and Practice at EMBARQ, India. She provides thought leadership for new research and evaluation efforts related to transport, urban development, and climate issues. She also leads the development of guidance and best practice documents based on findings from our work and the evaluation of economic, environmental, and public health impacts of EMBARQ’s projects.

Anjali has over ten years of experience as an expert in urban planning, transportation policy, and economic development in the U.S. and international contexts.. She is a recognized expert in road pricing strategies and has published many articles, including a book on this topic.

Anjali holds a Master’s degree in City Planning, a Master of Science degree in Transportation, and a Ph.D. in Urban and Regional Planning, all from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA). She has a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from the School of Planning and Architecture in New Delhi, India.