About Us

FDI Analytics is a one stop portal for insights and analytics on global Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) initiatives . We track global FDI projects including cross-border investments in operations (greenfield investments) or cross-border mergers and acquisitions.

FDI Analytics also helps Investment Promotion Agencies (IPA), Investment Boards and State,Province and City governments in streamlining their focus and value proposition in being a sought after investment destination.

Team  Members

Shikhar Bhattarai








Shikhar is the Founder & Managing Director of FDI Analytics. Shikhar has multitude of experience in advising start-ups, multinational corporations, international development organizations and other entities in entering new, emerging and frontier markets. Shikhar has also advised number of economic development organizations and investment promotion agencies of cities, metros and countries on ways to position itself to attract FDI. Shikhar is also the founder of The Udaya Group where he advised companies exploring business and/or investment opportunities in the frontier market of Nepal. Shikhar’s prior experience include International Business Development at Addgene, a bio-tech company based out of Boston, where he helped Addgene expand in both developed and emerging markets, Consultant at Deloitte and Touche where he provided strategic advise to a wide variety of public and private sector clients and Consultant at the Private Sector Division within UNDP where he helped organizations think through and implement innovative inclusive business models. Shikhar obtained his Master of International Business degree from The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.


Sunniv Shankar Rajbhandary

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Sunniv is an Associate at FDI Analytics. Sunniv founded one of the first e-commerce website merodeal.com in his home country Nepal after graduating from Franklin & Marshall College, USA with a major in Business.  Besides exploring FDI insights all across the globe, he is passionate about art and is currently working on another e-commerce website in Nepal- yalacrafts.com – a website that is aimed to boost sales of Nepali handicrafts.


Parv Aggarwal

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Parv is a Graduate Consultant at FDI Analytics. Parv has a background in strategy for energy (both traditional grid and renewable) and financial inclusion. After working at Siemens Energy engaging the transmission and distribution supply chain, he worked on product development and business development in India for his renewable startup Futurecity.  He then applied his business intelligence skills to help a credit union strategically expand financial inclusion by opening new branches based on an analytics model he developed. He is currently pursuing his Master of International Business at the Fletcher School at Tufts University, with a renewed focus on FDI and Economic Development strategy.


Please feel free to contact us at info@fdianalytics.com if you wish to further explore opportunities to highlight your location as investment destination.