Benchmark Strategies Announces Samarth Bajpai as Public Affairs Co-Op

BOSTON – January 19, 2024 – Benchmark Strategies, a leading public affairs firm, announced today that Samarth Bajpai has joined the firm’s growing public affairs practice as a Public Affairs Co-Op. Bajpai joins the company as a third-year student at Northeastern University, majoring in Political Science and International Affairs. In the Co-Op role, he will be aiding Benchmark’s public affairs team in creating communications to government stakeholders and clients, operational tasks, public and private sector research, and reviewing procurement opportunities for clients.

Bajpai comes to the Benchmark team after working at the American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore, where he served as an External Affairs Intern. In this capacity, he handled the creation of policy memos, official media communications, event briefs and event management. He is originally from Singapore and currently resides in Boston, MA. Additionally, he has been a member of several organizations at his university, including as an editor for the economics journal EconPRESS and a member of the International Relations Council.


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