Siddharth is a Health Financing Specialist at the Swiss Centre for International Health of the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH). He works primarily on health insurance projects for Swiss TPH and is currently engaged on their behalf in Nepal, Tanzania and Cameroon. For the past seven years, he has been working on design, implementation and research topics on health insurance schemes targeting the informal sector in India, Nepal, Cambodia, Bangladesh, Tanzania, Kenya and Cameroon. He is a post-graduate (M.Sc.) in Operational Research by qualification.