Shravan Bhat was born in Bangalore, India and grew up across India, Singapore, the United Kingdom, Hong Kong and Germany. After graduating from Aston University in the United Kingdom with a BSc business and international relations (including an Erasmus exchange year at the European University Viadrina in Germany), he joined Forbes Magazine in Mumbai, India. As Senior Correspondent, he has focused on tech start-ups, social entrepreneurs, foreign investment into India and European affairs. In 2015 he was selected as an India-Germany Media Ambassador by the Robert Bosch Foundation and completed a summer fellowship with Manager Magazin in Hamburg, Germany. Aside from fluent English, Shravan speaks intermediate French, German and Hindi. At Yale, he focuses on renewable energy finance in emerging markets.