Anand Nandkumar
Academic Director of CIE and Associate Professor, Strategy Anand Nandkumar, Associate Professor of Strategy at the ISB explores industry and firm level phenomena that influence innovation – the generation of new ideas and entrepreneurship – distribution and commercialization of new ideas. His research focuses on high technology industries such as pharmaceuticals, bio-technology and software, and it falls in between industrial organisation (IO), economics of technological change and strategy. Know More
Aruna Reddy
Senior Associate Director Aruna Reddy, Senior Associate Director, Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at ISB. She is responsible for developing, building and refining the ICE strategic plan to further the ISB vision and mission in the area of Entrepreneurship. She has over 17 years of entrepreneurial and professional experience with the Indian School of Business and Oracle Corporation, USA, and as a successful entrepreneur.
Monika Battala
Program Manager
Monika is an engineer by degree, with an interest in Entrepreneurship. With her global experience as a graduate of the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign and a brief stint on the R&D development team at Salesforce, she helps build the technology elements at the centre.
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Ekta Choudary
Program Manager
Ekta is an alumnus of Symbiosis Pune who comes with expansive experience in the Talent Acquisition domain. With her prior experience in organizations like UN Women and Deloitte, she is currently leveraging her skills to provide administrative support to budding entrepreneurs.
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Abi Paul
Designer Abi is a Toy and Game Designer from NID Ahmedabad who enjoys the idea of ‘play’ and likes to create playful experiences in a variety of projects. With a background in Engineering and a passion for History, Physics and Psychology, he likes studying human behaviour to create effective and useful products. He also developed design thinking tool kits for education.
Aanchal Sood
Designer Aanchal is a Design Management professional whose proficiency lies is in mapping holistic design experiences. As a multi-tasker, her past professional experience has largely been focused on the Indian luxury market based on customization. She is a ‘Design Thinking in Education’ enthusiast who believes in engendering Design Thinking to revitalize school and college education. Know More
Roshini Pochont
Analyst Roshini is a Graphic Designer from NID and a former journalist with experience from The Hindu. She is inspired by nature, literature, history and culture studies, and enjoys working on personal visual media projects and on longer explorations in graphic design and communication media.
Vanaja Anubham
Centre Administrator Vanaja is a process-oriented individual with an intense interest in Management and Entrepreneurship. With an MBA in HR and Marketing, she ensures the smooth running of the ICE office by taking care of all the administrative functions.