Advisory Board

Our Advisory Board supports us in implementing our strategic plan and helps us stretch our thinking. Together, we identify trends and find new ways to create meaningful change and bring opportunity to a growing number of people here and around the world.

Dr. Mahesh Mishra

Healthcare & Clinical Expertise, Former Director of AIIMS


  • Headed AIIMS, India’s foremost teaching, research and patient-care facility
  • Eminent Laparoscopic & Endocrine surgeon and leading researcher of India
  • Known as the ‘Trauma Care Man’ of the country
  • MBBS, MS, FRCS (Glasgow), FAMS, FACS, FCLS Hon.

Prof. Sarang Deo

Healthcare Operations & Systems Expertise, Professor at Indian School of Business


  • Ex Assistant Professor - Kellogg School of Management
  • Primary areas of focus: Healthcare operations; Influenza vaccine; TB, HIV treatment supply chains
  • Researcher - Funded by the US National Science Foundation and Grand Challenges Canada
  • PhD (UCLA Anderson School of Management), MBA (IIM Ahmedabad), B Tech.  (IIT Bombay)

Hamsini Shivkumar

Rural Marketing, Expertise Internationally Renowned Marketing & Semiotics Consultant


  • Founder, Leapfrog Strategy Consulting
  • Published several papers and books on semiotics and its relevance in marketing
  • MBA (IIM Bangalore)