Shruti Vijayakumar is a Transport Specialist at the World Bank. She currently supports investment operations and analytical work in the Central and West Africa region. She has been working on the rural connectivity, air transport and regional integration agendas. Prior to joining the World Bank in 2013, she worked as a management consultant serving clients in the aerospace, IT, transit and logistics industries. Shruti holds a Bachelor of Science in International Relations from the London School of Economics and a Master of Public Policy from Brown University.