Ritika has a bachelors in economics (honors) from Delhi College of Arts and Commerce, Delhi University. Prior to joining CCS, she worked as a research analyst with Cians Analytics and Rocsearch, for over 2.5 years. She developed an inclination for the social sector during her college years, when she interned with various organizations including Teach for India, Becoming I and Centre for Equity Studies.
She has a keen interest in reading, travelling and yoga. Her areas of focus include economics, philosophy and theology.