Biography - Professor Asit K. Biswas

Prof. Asit K. Biswas is one of the world’s leading authorities on water and environment. He is Co-founder of the Third World Centre for Water Management, Mexico, and is currently Distinguished Professor at Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, Singapore. He was member of the World Commission on Water, and a founder of International Water Resources Association and World Water Council. He has been senior advisor to 19 governments and six Heads of United Nations Agencies; Past President of International Water Resources Association and advisor to CEOs of major MNCs.

He is author of 83 books and over 650 scientific and technical papers. His work has been translated into 37 languages.