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 [email protected]
Nevil Hitesh
Design
Jessica Saggu
Design
She is a bachelors student of design at IDC School of Design, IIT Bombay. She has developed a fun and lively form of character illustrations, and also several types of lettering. Her illustrations can range from simple & quirky to extremely detailed & precise. Her interests lie in graphics, typography, packaging, and branding. She would like to explore more in the field of interaction.
Wayne Ferrao
Media and Press Adviser
Santosh Menon
Strategic Industry Adviser
Abhinav Jain
Startup Adviser
Abhinav is a Management with Law graduate from The University of London – LSE and has Business and Economics certification from Oxford, UK. He is founder of 2 youth organisations and has organised over 35 events. He is currently the COO of BoredRoom Comedy, India’s first Corporate Comedy Consulting and Marketing Company

Student Team

Upamanyu Acharya
Head
Head of the first Jai Hind College Entrepreneurship Summit, Upamanyu runs his own gaming and technology startup. Core skills include public speaking, creating websites (like this one), digital marketing and leading teams through uncharted waters while inspiring passion, confidence and the opposite of reckless abandon.
Rishabh Kamra
Deputy Head
Rishabh Kamra, a second year BMS student, can be referred to a Polymath. His character shows traits of integrity, self-motivation, optimism and confidence making him a great team player. He wishes to handle his career in entrepreneurship and passion for acting.
Vikram Datwani
Finance Head
Vikram Datwani, a second year BMS student, is our Head Of Finance. He personally helped rebalance a $28 million portfolio while he interned in his first year of Degree College. This is only the beginning though, and his vision extends to pursuing CFA and working on Wall Street one day.
Diveek Jain
Marketing Head
5 internships, 2 companies & 1 in the works - all at the age of 19. Diveek Jain's interests in startups can be dated back to his first job he took in the tenth grade. His core strengths lie in marketing, business development & public relations.
Mitthil S. Jain
Event Planning Head
Mitthil S. Jain, a second year BMS student, is our head of Events (Planning). Intrigued by the intricacies of business, startups, economy and politics, he's always up for discussing about them. When he’s not busy, he likes to dabble in the world of stock market. He strives to make your Esummit experience a memorable one.
Rishabh Sachdev
Event Execution Head
Rishabh Sachdev, a second year BMS student, also known as the "Jugaad Master", is the execution behind all that we plan. An optimistic leader with clear goals, he lives for the challenges and with his Business minded personality he aims to make the E-Summit much more than an event. He wants to make it an experience.
Aayush Agarwal
Event Execution Head
Known as a game changer, Aayush Agarwal, a second year BMS student of Jai Hind college is the execution head for the first ever Jai Hind college E-summit. He loves to experiment with his life and be Mr. Perfect in whatever the does. He is best at dreaming big and making it come real. Currently involved in his own start-up and family business, he is there to take Jai Hind E-summit to next level.
Janvi Bhansali
PR Head
The most important aspect of the e-summit is the quality of speakers and start ups that are involved and our PR head, Janvi Bhansali, strives to attain nothing less than the best. She has experience in handling people and event from her time at IIMUN where she made it to the Assistant Director in her junior college days