EIC Members

EIC Members2018-04-02T18:39:28+00:00

Dr L. K. Vaswani

Dr L.K. Vaswani, a former director of IRMA (Anand), Gujarat is a well known luminary in the field of rural management and agribusiness and currently holds Directorship with KSRM (KIIT School of Rural Management) and Adjunct Faculty at MICA, Ahmedabad. Has more than 37 years of rich experience in consulting, teaching and rural/agri mentoring.


Chief Technology Officer & Practice Leader, Health

Arun is passionate about product development with a focus on user experience, social impact, cost innovation and extreme affordability. He has spent a couple of decades in the US, in research as well as technical leadership in varied fields like microporous polymers, fuel-cell materials and design, physiological sensors materials before converging on designing innovative, affordable and sustainable products. He is now Chief Technology Officer at Villgro.


Narasimham (Ravi) is Investment Director in Caspian Impact Investment Adviser Pvt. Ltd (Caspian). Ravi has been engaged with financial inclusion and livelihoods promotion since beginning of his professional career in 1993.Most of Ravi’s 24 years of professional career spanned across retail finance, wholesale finance & equity investments. Ravi is passionate about working closely with start-ups/Greenfield & create value by developing these businesses into strong companies. He started his career working as a development consultant in a consultancy firm that studied the Rural Non-Farm sector in India. He was one of the team that founded BASIX. Ravi joined Caspian in year 2005, he was on boards Indian School Finance Company and Sonata Finance.  Ravi currently is on the Board of Caspian and he leads the new equity fund – Caspian SME Impact Fund Ravi did his MBA from XIMB, Bhubaneswar

Mr. Prabir Mishra

Mr. Prabir Mishra, is the founder and managing director of Saatra Capital LLC. He has an extensive experience in Investments and Capital Advisory experiences. An alumni of Berhampur University, he has carved a niche for himself in the field of Financial Management


Mr. P. R. Ganapathy

Mr. P. R. Ganapathy, is currently the President of Villgro Innovation Foundation and his specialties and interests lies in Social Entrepreneurship, Impact Investing, Investor Relations, Equity Research, Offshore outsourcing, Telecommunications, Enterprise Collaboration.

Dr. Mrutyunjay Suar

Dr. Mrutyunjay Suar, is the CEO, KIIT TBI & Director – School of Biotechnology, KIIT University. He is a Post Doctoral in Biotechnology from Delhi University. He was also a Postdoctoral Fellow at Institute of Microbiology, ETH Zurich from Feb 2004-May 2007