Pratik Dattani EPG

Cleantech, Education, Government Affairs, Media, Startups and Technology

Practice Area:

Market Entry Advisory, Strategic Communications, Trade and Investment Promotion, Economic Analysis

Pratik Dattani

Managing Director


Background in economic analysis and leading global market entry strategies, including government liaison and public affairs. Pratik is the Founder of think tank Bridge India. He was additionally, until August 2017, UK Director for the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI). He is the co-founder of a charity advisory initiative, working with HNI donors give better. Earlier, he was Chairman for a not-for-profit membership organisation with several thousand members for three years.

Previously he worked in Economic Consulting at FTI Consulting and Deloitte in London and Abu Dhabi. He studied Economics at Warwick University, where he was awarded the Prize for Excellence, and LMU University of Munich. His dissertation won a prize at an international economics conference at Georgetown University. He has published academic research on behavioural economics and social impact, and contributed to various books, particularly on India. He is a regular commentator on public policy and India in the media, having appeared in The Economist, Financial Times, Times of India, BBC and other leading publications over the last year. He occasionally lectures at King’s College London.


15 May 2023
India Week 2023 concludes with over 900 attendees, including ministers, central bankers and business leaders from six countries
More than 100 business and policy leaders travelled from across India to attend EPG’s inaugural India Week last week, and another 800 participants from across the UK, Europe and the US. Global advisory firm EPG organised India Week to create a global conversation around India’s increased importance in the world economy. Now the most populous [...]
16 May 2023
India Week: KT Rama Rao issues a call-for-action at Black-Tie Dinner, seeking investments into Telangana
The Celebration Dinner to mark the culmination of the inaugural India Week saw several standing ovations for the Keynote Speaker KT Rama Rao (Minister for Municipal Administration & Urban Development, Industries, Commerce & IT, Telangana), as well as a clear call-for-action to drive investments into the state. 300 guests attended the dinner from across technology, [...]
23 Nov 2019
India is at an Energy Crossroads

India is reliant on the Middle East for its oil and could soon be equally dependent on China for its electric vehicle revolution. The image shows Dr Chris Wright, Co-founder of British sodium ion battery company Faradion, presenting during an event in Bangalore that we organised as part of their market entry into India. Faradion […]


27 Jun 2023
New global study launched by Boss Beauties highlights fast growing use of web3

The research highlights fast growing use of web3, and the need for more education resources to ensure girls are not left behind.

18 Jul 2022
Assessing Potential Impact of the Skills and Post-16 Education Act

The new Skills and Post-16 Education Act underpins the government’s skills and training strategy for the country. This report aims to understand what technology-enabled service providers and students consider the impact of the legislation could be.

07 Feb 2013
The Future for Pakistan: Incubating Social Enterprises in Business Schools

EPG launched a report entitled Social Enterprise in Pakistan: Unlocking Innovation Through Enterprise Incubation. The report says business schools in Pakistan can offer huge growth potential in delivering hybrid financial return and social impact to investors, and help create a sustainable ecosystem for social entrepreneurs in Pakistan.