Director A.T.E. Enterprises, Executive Committee and Trustee UDRI
Anuj Bhagwati heads the A.T.E. Group, which consists of technology-based businesses in diverse areas of textile engineering and environmental engineering. His other non-profit engagements are with the A.T.E. Chandra Foundation (grant-making), Urban Design Research Institute (urban planning), the Kalaghoda Association (arts, culture and neighbourhood improvements), the K J Somaiya Trust (education and health care), and some advisory groups of Cornell University, USA.
Director and CEO Steel1; Advisor, Praja Foundation
Dhruv Moondhra is the Director & Chief Executive Officer at Steel1 and has been associated with the company since its founding in 2008. His current priorities include building organizational capacity to meet increasing customer demand, as well as making Steel 1 a leading digital company in its field. Dhruv started his career at Bain and Company in Boston. Dhruv is an Economics Graduate from Cornell University.
Partner Madhavi Desai Consulting Pvt Ltd
Iris is Partner and Founding Director at Madhavi Desai Consulting Pvt. Ltd., an independent education counselling firm, advising both students and schools. Her experience spans across the PhD, MBA, MS, Undergraduate and High School verticals. Her personal passions have led her to serve on the board of several non-profits. She has a Bachelor’s Degree from St. Xavier's College, a Master’s Degree from the University of Mumbai and has completed the Harvard Business School’s Executive Program – Managing and Transforming Professional Service Firms.
Senior Advocate, Bombay High Court; Advisor, Praja Foundation
Mustafa Doctor is a practicing advocate in the Bombay High Court. He specializes in civil litigation and has represented NGOs such as the Bombay Environmental Group and SPAARC, as also various citizen groups and bodies in several cases pertaining to environmental, forest and urban town planning issues, and issues pertaining to human and civil rights
Founder and Managing Trustee Praja Foundation, Director Adity Designs
Nitai is the Managing Trustee at Praja Foundation. He is also Director Adity Designs Pvt. Ltd, one of Mumbai’s oldest fashion houses started in 1968 and Director Forest of Chintz, an international accessories brand. He also founded “Association of Youth for a Better India” and is a trustee of Madhu Mehta Foundation. He completed his bachelor’s in commerce from Sydenham College, Mumbai.
Co Founder and Managing Director Nirvana Venture Advisors; Advisor, Praja Foundation
Rajan is a Co-founder and Managing Director of Nirvana Venture Advisors, an early-stage technology fund based in Mumbai. He has over 2 decades of investing and operating experience in which has managed and led several investments in consumer and enterprise technology in India. Prior to Nirvana, he was a venture partner at Clearstone Venture Partners and Country Manager for eBay in India. He serves on the advisory board of Muktangan Education Trust in Mumbai. He has an MBA from the Darden School of Business, Virginia and a B.Com from Sydenham College, Mumbai.
Founder Trustee Praja Foundation; Director Adity Designs
Sumangali manages business development and finance for Adity Designs, a company that works on design projects with luxury brands world over. In 2012, Sumangali started an independent design venture Forest of Chintz which makes fashion accessories for boutiques worldwide. Prior to this she was a consultant with the Business Consulting Practice at Arthur Andersen for three years. She graduated from Sydenham College, Mumbai and completed her masters in Management Studies from NMIMS, Mumbai.
Managing Director Kaymo Fastener Company
Vivek is the Managing Director of Kaymo Fastener Company, India. He graduated from St. Xavier’s College in Science and later went on to do his L.L.B. He is a teaching faculty at Moral Re-Armament (MRA) and Initiatives for Change International (IofC) and is regularly invited to present at business groups on topics related to Value Sustainability for Companies and Building Ethical and Competitive Organizations.