Anshi Beohar - Manager (Law and Policy)
Anshi is the Manager (Law and Policy) with a specialisation in research. She has a post-graduate degree in law from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai and has done her law graduation from National Law University, Odisha, Cuttack. She has experience of working in intellectual property law, human rights, violence against women, criminal law, and constitutional law. Prior to joining Common Cause, she has worked as a Pedagogical Research Associate (Legal) with IIMBx, the online platform offering courses and programmes on business and management, taught by faculties of IIM Bangalore.
Divyanshu Singh - Admin Assistant
Divyanshu has been with Common Cause since August 2014 as an assistant. He is a graduate with 5 years experience in field work. He is presently pursuing law.
Manoj Kumar - Office Assistant
Manoj has been an Office Assistant with Common Cause since 2011. He is a matriculate and is passionate about music and playing tabla.
Pankaj Gupta - Head, Administration and Accounts
Pankaj had been associated with the Eicher Group of Companies for over forty years with expertise in accounts, administration and management. He joined Common Cause as the Head of Accounts and Administration Department in July 2014.
Radhika Jha - Project Lead (Rule of Law)
Radhika is a researcher, social worker and lawyer by training. She has done M.A. with specialization in Criminology and Criminal Justice from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai and is an L.L.B from Faculty of Law, DU. She has previously worked with the Delhi Police Special Police Unit for Women and Children (SPUWAC) as counsellor, Centre for Equity Studies as a senior researcher and coordinator, and briefly with Self-Employed Women's Association (SEWA) as a visiting legal counselor.
Swapna Jha - Senior Legal Consultant
Swapna is the Senior Legal Consultant with Common Cause since 2010 and has vast experience in drafting public interest litigations and engagement with public authorities on issues of public concerns. After pursuing law from Delhi University, she worked as a corporate lawyer for 11 years and after a brief sabbatical of about four years, moved full-time to human rights research and advocacy.
Vipul Mudgal - Director, Common Cause
Dr. Mudgal has been a journalist, activist and media scholar in India, the UK, and South East Asia. He has held senior editorial positions at the Hindustan Times, India Today, BBC World Service and Asia Times. A doctorate in Media Studies from Leicester University, Dr Mudgal also heads a project called the Inclusive Media for Change at the CSDS, where he has earlier been a visiting Senior Fellow and founding Director of the Publics and Policies Programme. He joined Common Cause as Director and Chief Executive in March 2015.
Mohd Aasif - Research Executive
Mohd Aasif is a Research Executive at Common Cause and a media person with specialization in research. He worked as a field journalist and reported on university campus related issues. Mohd Aasif has done post-graduation in Media and Governance from Centre for Culture Media and Governance (CCMG), Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. He has previously worked with Clarion India.