Navneet is a Production and Industrial Engineer from IIT Delhi class of 2015 and brings with him 7 years of experience across a spectrum of verticals in Supply Chain. Just before he joined ISB, he was a crucial part of the team that successfully executed the largest FMCG merger in India between HUL and GSK, notwithstanding the raging pandemic in the country. Joining ISB with a deep interest in the economics of manufacturing, he aims to have a wholesome experience here for himself and the cohort by maximization of peer-to-peer learning.
When he is not being a nerd, he is an avid football and F1 fan, and loves to take his Royal Enfield Himalayan on a trip to the mountains.
Director, Academic Affairs Council (AAC)
Saahil is a nerd, a strong believer in the power of communities, and a truly argumentative Indian. He believes he ended up at B-school by accident as he is a liberal arts person at heart. He has studied economics at the University of Delhi and the Young India Fellowship at Ashoka University, and he has four years of experience in India social impact and policy sector. He constantly strives to factor in learnings from this background to his academic and co-curricular work at ISB.
He enjoys taking long walks and having deep conversations about life, society, and politics. Saahil comes from Guwahati, Assam, which made him appreciate the magic of small towns in India.
Director, Alumni Affairs Council
Director, Careers Advancement Council (CAC)
Director, Finance and Governance Council (FGC)
A Chartered Accountant and CFA, Alay comes in with 5.5 years of work experience in social impact and venture capital space. He worked for 4 years at Tata Trusts, primarily on improving cancer care access, and then joined Social Alpha where he resigned as the Portfolio Lead – Healthcare. At Social Alpha, he also led the Investments Governance team and several strategic initiatives with the CEO.
Outside of work, he is passionate about food, adventure sports, and travel. He is a certified paraglider, loves to play cricket and squash, runs a cupcake café as a passion project, and is always on the lookout to explore the world.
Director, Marketing and Communications Council (MCC)
Tuhina has a proficiency in marketing and her enthusiasm for the field is infectious. She has worked as a marketing manager in three early-stage start-ups, and was able to drive social media engagement within a matter of months, for each. She enjoys dining out, socialising and adds a unique flair to everything she does. Community service and social welfare is of prime importance to her, and she has received recognition for the same.
As the director of the MCC, she strives to improve communication both externally for incoming candidates and for the cohort, focusing on innovation and engagement. Her cheerful nature would leave you invigorated, though you better watch out for her skills on the basketball court.
Director, Operations & Sustainability Council (OSC)
Kundan Kumar is a mechanical engineer who brings in 5+ years of versatile experience from the Edtech sector. Born and brought up in Eastern India, his work and travel exploits nudged him to discover his new self – he’s lived in more than 10 states in North and Central India over the last 5 years.
He believes bringing energy to work and the vitality of life is his fuel for the long marathon. He’s sort of the next Master Chef, and loves indulging others with delicious meals, while hosting people over for cricket!
Director, Student Life Council (SLC)
Mittrabandhu is a finance professional with 3 years of work experience in financial planning and analysis at HLP LLP and DXC Technology. He has a Bachelors in Commerce from Christ University, Bangalore and also has an Investment Operations certificate from Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment, London. Mittrabandhu has been actively involved in community service as a volunteer and treasurer for SquareOne Foundation and Aruna Asif Ali Bhavan, Chandigarh. Mittrabandhu is one of the most courteous people in the cohort and you'll never spot him without a smile. Whenever he isn't hosting a splendid party in Motown, he will be found enthusiastically attending one. He is also an avid reader with a love for fiction, thrillers and business novels.
Needless to say, Mittra is the "friend of friends" whose humble nature adds to the charm of our cohort.