Meet our Team
Srijan Pal Singh
Principal Founder & CEO
An IIM Ahmedabad Gold-Medallist who worked with Boston Consulting Group and consulted UN-WFP. He worked as an Advisor to the 11th President of India, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam from 2009-2015. He was associated with the Indian Institute of Space Sciences and Technology (IIST) - a research and education venture of ISRO. With Dr. Kalam, he was instrumental in designing the PURA scheme, Space-Based Solar Power advising on Koodanakulum Nuclear Power Plant and Neutrino-Technology.
He was nominated as a member of Shyama Prasad Mookerjee National RURBAN Policy by the Government of India. From 2013-15, he also worked as an advisor for the Chief Minister of Gujarat on Innovation and Technology. The Government of Uttar Pradesh nominated him as a Mentor for its Rs. 10 Billion startup policy. He is also nominated as a Board Member for the Maharashtra Government’s Center for Innovation and Progressive Regulation under the MWRRA.
He has written 15 books, including three as co-author with Dr. Kalam selling over 400,000 copies in 12 languages.In 2012, Dr. Kalam and Srijan founded the Kalam Foundation where Srijan was appointed as the Managing Director. He is the mentor to the Kalam Centre now. The Kalam Centre runs 450+ free libraries. Kalam Centre has recruited over 600 teachers have been recruited to act as teachers across 300 schools and correction centers helping 250,000 children from disadvantaged communities.
Chief Technology Officer
Vijayendra Haryal is an author, Btech Mechanical Engineering from IIT Kharagpur, and a management graduate from IIM Ahmedabad. He has worked in corporate roles at companies like HCL Technologies, Google. He has also consulted with the Chattisgarh government's district and departments to improve their Social media presence. He has worked on projects with the Planning Commission and Enterprise Solutions to Poverty, a venture of Harvard Business School. He will be heading the Technology Management division
Head - Partnerships
Shobhit Kapoor is a B.Tech. graduate from IIT Kanpur and has worked in Viva (Bahrain) and TCS. He has work experience in the technology and technology management domain for over 15 years. His expertise is in Quality Assurance, Service Management, and Business Analysis.
Chief Content Officer
Milind Raj, a well-known name in the field of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics developed the World's first multilingual humanoid which greeted the 14th President of India Shri. Ram Nath Kovind during India's biggest Investors' Summit in Indian State of Uttar Pradesh. Recently, Raj developed an indigenous AI UAV to combat COVID-19 through zero-touch technology which can perform aerial disinfection. Other notable inventions include anti-crowd disaster AI Robotic Technology for 'KUMBH MELA 2019', and a drone to rescue animals among others. He has been featured in BBC, NDTV, VICE, HBO.
Preksha Sethia is a graduate from Jawaharlal Nehru University in Complex Non-linear systems. An inquisitive learner with a solid research background and track record of applying complex physical science concepts in a variety of real-life settings, Preksha brings with her critical skills like data analytics. She is currently responsible for last-mile execution and product quality control.