Advisers

Advisers

Dr. Rakhi Sharma
Faculty Adviser
With a Doctorate from University of Pune, an MBA with 15 years of teaching experience, she has published various research papers in leading business journals and presented them at international conferences. Dr. Rakhi Sharma has nurtured an entrepreneurial ecosystem by guiding and mentoring entrepreneurs and students alike, in her capacity as a mentor & an advisory board member. She celebrates the entrepreneurial spirit and inculcates this culture amongst students and start ups through various workshops.
Peshwa Acharya
Strategic Industry Adviser
Peshwa Acharya brings 25 years plus Senior Management and P&L expertise across FMCG, Telecom, Retail and Technology sectors with P&G, Reckitt Benckiser, Pepsi, Vodafone, Reliance Retail and Housing. He was the first CEO of IIT Bombay Research Park (ASPIRE: Innovation Park) and has cofounded companies such as ThinkAsConsumer, EazyFriday, RocketPerks and Leven Healthcare. His expertise has been instrumental in conceptualizing the event and ensuring its success from a startup entrepreneur perspective. He can be contacted at peshwa@thinkasconsumer.com
Nevil Hitesh
Design
Jessica Saggu
Design
Wayne Ferrao
Media and Press Adviser
Santosh Menon
Strategic Industry Adviser
Abhinav Jain
Startup Adviser