…Nothing is stronger than a small hope that doesn’t give up…
- Founder, EKA – Pioneer in Electric Mobility Solutions.
- Director, Instor by Kider India Pvt. Ltd, Pune – India’s largest manufacturer of retail store fittings.
- Director, VDL Pinnacle Engineering, Pune – A joint venture between VDL Groep of Netherlands and Pinnacle Industries Limited
- Founder, AIC-Pinnacle Entrepreneurship Forum – Industry-backed startup incubator supported by Atal Innovation Mission, NITI Aayog, Ministry of MSME, and Ministry of Electronics and IT Govt of India
- Former Managing Director of Man Force Trucks (2004 to 2011)
- Director, Rivulis Irrigation Ltd. Israel, India (2015-2021)- Leading drip and micro-irrigation manufacturers worldwide
Social & Policy Associations
- Lead & Coordinator, Pune Platform for COVID-19 Response (PPCR), largest civic led initiative to mitigate the risk and impact of the COVID-19 crisis.
- Member, Managing Committee, Rambhau Mhalgi Prabodhini (RMP) (2021-24)
- Advisor, Nation First Policy Research Centre (NFPRC)
- Secretary, Bhagwan Mahaveer Viklang Sahayata Samiti (BMVSS) – Jaipur Foot, Indore – Largest Artificial Limbs NGO in the world
- Member, Pune Metropolitan Planning Committee, Pune Metropolitan Region Development Authority (PMRDA)
- Director on the Board of MCCIA Electronic Cluster Foundation (MECF), MCCIA Foundation, & Governing Council Member of JANWANI
- Member, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
- Member, State Advisory Committee for Automobile Sector under ‘AtmaNirbhar Madhya Pradesh’, Government of Madhya Pradesh
- Director on the Board of Auto Cluster Development and Research Institute Ltd. (ACDRIL)
- Member, Airports Advisory Committee, Airports Authority of India, Pune Airport
- Member, Advisory Committee of Pune Knowledge Cluster
- Member, Board of Management, Ajeenkya D Y Patil University
- Member, Governing Body, Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce (SCAC)
- Director, Science and Technology Park, University of Pune
- Member of Indian Angels Network, India’s largest network of angel investors.
- Formerly on the South Asia Board of the Young Presidents Organisation (YPO)
- Advisory Council of IIT Gandhinagar Research Park & Innovation and Entrepreneurship Centre