Prabhakara S

Joint Director, IIBF

Experienced as Joint Director with a demonstrated history of working in the agricultural & rural finance, development sector and education/training industry. Skilled in Administration, Project Implementation, Marketing, Strategic Planning, and Training. Strong professional with a PGDBM/MBA focused in Finance & Human Resource Management from XLRI Jamshedpur.

Prof.(Dr.)Chetna Narendra Mehta

Associate Professor Of Management, Dr. D. Y. Patil B-School, Pune

18+ years of experience in the Corporate & Education sector at leading Universities and Premium B Schools. An acclaimed academician, researcher, consultant & trainer in the field of Microfinance & BFSI Sector. Ph.D. from RTMNU & MBA Triple Specialization- In Finance, Marketing & Taxation from Hyderabad. Chair the position of Head In charge of CSR Cell, also Heading Centre of Excellence for BFSI Sector.

Dr. Asit K Barma

Director and Professor, Bharathidasan Institute of Management

An IIT Madras, IIM Ahmedabad alumnus, and a National Scholarship recipient, Dr. Asit K Barma received his Ph.D. from the Faculty of Management Sciences, University of Madras. In his 33 years of industry and academic career, he played senior leadership roles in the corporates like CMC (formerly IBM & now TCS); Tech Mahindra; Hinduja Tech; Value Labs; and taught at IMT Ghaziabad, Jagdish Sheth School of Management, Bangalore, before joining Bharathidasan Institute of Management as its Director in February 2021.

Surupa Chakrabarti

Business Consultant-Healthcare, Edifice Medical Technologies

A Master degree in Nursing with maternal and child health specialty gives her a strong knowledge base in maternal & new-born health. The degree of MPH from JNU has equipped her with skills to her to build programs in public health & nutrition. She comes with a wide knowledge of Infection prevention, infant and young child feeding and maternal nutrition and other MCH & RCH components.

Prof.(Dr.) Romesh Gautam

Sr. Advocate Supreme Court

A versatile Supreme Court Senior Lawyer, specializing in dispute resolution, Mediator & Arbitrator with great Oratory skills since 1980. Appeared before all the High Court of the Country. CEO at Kaycees Law Company, Estd.1956. First Lawyer in the Country to conduct International Level Dispute Review Board cases, one of the method under Alternate Dispute Resolution.

Dr. Surabhi Mittal

Economist, Asia at Nutrition International

Dr. Mittal is an economist with Asia at Nutrition International. She has over 25 years of experience in management, analytical, development and policy oriented research on a wide range of topics, including: food security, seed sector development, productivity analysis, food demand projection, supply response models, gender mainstreaming, the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) to manage climate risk.

Dr. Shankar Goenka

Director, WOW Factors

Managing Director of WOW Factors India. Member of United Nations Global Compact. National Advisor of All India Talent Search Examination (AITS) Children’s Education Trust. Founder Chairman of Sparsh Foundation for Education & Research NGO. Marketing & Strategic Advisor COIR Board, MSME Govt. Of India. Served as Advisor - National Skill Development Corporation

Ambalika Gupta

Vice President - Sustainability, Snowkap

Her experience spans over a decade in sustainability and corporate social responsibility. As the Vice President of Sustainability at Snowkap, she leads the development and implementation of the company's sustainability strategy, policies, and programs, covering topics such as ethical sourcing, human rights, climate change, circular economy, and stakeholder engagement.

Dr. Chandrashekhar Khare

Head Scientist, IGKV

He is a renowned Scientist and a social activist who continuously imparts his knowledge as pro-bono service to educate youth, farmers, and women of the nation and state in different areas. His core functioning areas includes Organic Farming, Mushroom Cultivation, Lac Cultivation, Sericulture, Training on Agriculture practices, Fisheries, Dairy Industry, Biogas, Integrated Farming System on kharif, rabi and zaid crops.