2017 Advisors

Vishwas Mahajan

Vishwas is a founder and CEO of Compulink Systems Ltd., overseeing business development activities for its products and services. He takes an active interest in tech and startup community in Pune. He is a Charter member of TIE (The Indus Entrepreneurs) and serves as a coordinator for NASSCOM SME forum. Formally a Science graduate with Master’s degree in Management Studies from Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Vishwas has experience working at PSI Data systems, Hinditron, Digital Equipments (India) Limited and Key Information Technology (Dubai), in the past.

Narendra Goidani

Walking the talk on ‘Inspire Or Expire’, Narendra founded Life School where he has been conducting inspirational training programs for people from all walks of life since 1999. He believes that the teachers will play a crucial role to uplift our country and its countrymen. To empower them with unshakable self-belief and drive for the performance he founded Keep Moving Movement, a social initiative which imparts life-transforming training for students and teachers in various languages.

Tanvi Kulkarni

Following her family lineage and inheriting strong entrepreneurial skills, Tanvi heads DSK International Campus as a Joint Managing Director with a fresh zeal to the institution. Her strong passion for animal welfare and social service led her to study Veterinary Science at Auckland, New Zealand. This is evident in her role at People for Animals as a Chairperson, where it voices awareness against animal abuse, veganism and works towards enforcement of animal welfare laws.


 Ashwin Naik

Ashwin Naik is a an entrepreneur/advisor with interests in healthcare delivery, social enterprise and tech enabled health startups. He is the founder of Vaatsalya Healthcare, co-founder of National Association of Social Enterprises, India and an advisor and angel investor for DisruptHealth.

He is a trained physician and has written and spoken about leadership, entrepreneurship, rural health and social entrepreneurship at various forums around the world: World Health Congress, NHS Alliance, Ashoka Future Forum, Global Philanthropy Forum and Africa Health summit (KPMG).

He is a Resident Fellow and part of the Leadership Group at Ashoka. In addition, he has been recognised as a Economic Times Leaders under 40, Young Global Leader (YGL) 2012 by World Economic Forum, Young Leader by Asia Society Asia21 in 2011, Senior Ashoka Fellow in 2010, Finalist for the India Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2010 by Schwab Foundation, TED India fellow for 2009 and has been profiled in Dare Magazine India (April 2011 edition) as 50 inspiring Entrepreneurs of India.

Ashish Gupta
Sheetal Bablani
Vrinda Nagpal
Bharat Oswal
Trishan Singh
Nikita Kanade
Dipti Divekar
Deepak Sinha
Community Outreach
Kranti Vanjari
Ameya Paratkar
Web and Social Media
Apoorva Nandish
Nileesh Kale