Purna Dash

Purna Dash Member

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Citizenship: India
Languages: English, Hindi, Oriya, Rajasthani, Telugu, Tetum
Highest Degree: Ph.D
Years of Experience: 29 years
Sectors of experience: Health, Macro-Econ. & Public Finance, Social Development, Inst. Devt. & Cap. building, Other, Research, Decentralization & Local Development Health, Macro-Econ. & Public Finance, Social Development, Inst. Devt. & Cap. building, Other, Research, Decentralization & Local Development
Gender: Male
Address: Plot No - 67/262, Pratap Nagar, Sector - 6, Sanganer, Jaipur
Phone: +91-141-3562795
Cellphone: +91-9179170664
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Brief profile

Health Economist, Public Finance Management (PFM) Specialist, Health Programs and Financing Expert

A committed health and Governmental Finance Management Specialist with more than two decades of wide-ranging experience and competency in building up and carrying out complex Health System Strengthening, Public Finance Administration, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Governance, Evaluation and Exploration projects at National and International levels. Has managed projects financed by EU, AusAID, DANIDA, GF, USAID, WB, ADB, WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA, CRS, DFID, and AFD, including National and State Governments, and bears a recognized name for satisfying funding agencies and host government needs for periodic narrative and financial details in terms of content, timeliness, completeness, quality and composition. Has superb project and Team Management skills and exceptional ability to function in the ministries and corporate sectors. Observance with prevailing Global Development priorities improved the individual counterpart, the organization, and the local and communal level operations to develop appropriate strategies and interventions locally. Experience serving in India (all the states), Timor Leste, Nigeria, Cambodia, Libya and Tunisia.

Fields of Expertise:       

  • Team Leadership and project management 
  • Public Finance Management, MTEF, MTSP, Programme and Performance-based budgeting and financing
  • Health System Strengthening, Provider Payment Mechanism (PPM), Health Equity Fund, Social Health Insurance and Protection, and Health Financing and Health Insurance
  • Health Sector Strategic Plan, Financial Planning, Budgeting and Budget Execution, internal control and monitoring, change management
  • Qualitative and quantitative research 
  • Project Implementation, Monitoring, and Evaluation  
  • Surveys, assessments, and evaluations 
  • Costing and cost-effectiveness analysis, Cost-benefit analysis 
  • Econometric Modelling 
  • Teaching, Training, Training Material Development and Capacity Building 
  • Client Management, Intersectoral coordination, and Partnership collaboration
  • Working with central, state and local governments 
  • Fundraising and business development  
  • Public-Private Partnership 
  • Proficient in Computer 
  • Innovative writing and communication 
  • Analytical & Problem-Solving Skills

Years of professional experience:    28.8 years