Mr. Aakash Goel is a graduate student at Columbia University pursuing a Masters degree in Civil Engineering with a specialization in Construction Engineering and Management. His undergraduate degree, a Bachelors of Technology in Civil Engineering, was conferred by Delhi Technological University (India). Mr. Goel has worked as a Project Engineer at AAR CEE Contracts Private Ltd., a construction firm in Delhi. His research as a CBIPS 2021-2022 Fellow is focused on Public-Private Partnerships. He is participating, as well, in the CBIPS/AECOM Practicum.