• Naveen Balay

  • Industry: finance

    HOME: Bangalore, India

    YEAR: 2022

    MAJOR: Statistics and Economics



    This past summer, Naveen worked at the Institute for Social and Economic Change in Bangalore, India where he conducted independent economics research on water-stressed communities in rural India. He is currently working with an alternative healthcare startup in New Jersey.



    At Cornell, Naveen serves on the executive board of the Cornell Economics Society as an Undergraduate Representative. He is also a member of the Global Economics and Finance Society in the Asia division.



    Having lived in the United States, Sweden, and India, Naveen grew up traveling and exploring new places around the world. He is an ardent supporter of Indiana basketball and has a strong passion for biryani. He is also interested in the philosophy of science, development economics, and chess.