Advait Deshpande

Senior Analyst
Cambridge Office


Ph.D. in science and technology studies, Open University; M.Sc. in telecommunications engineering, University College London


Advait Deshpande is a senior analyst at RAND Europe. His main research interests include science, technology, and innovation policy, foresight analysis, regulatory economics, and network industries.

Before joining RAND, Deshpande was a post-doctoral researcher at the Open University. He has also worked in the ICT industry, where his last stint was with IBM as a business analyst. He has a Ph.D. from the Open University and an M.Sc. in telecommunications engineering from University College London.