Nikhil Agarwal, Founder
Nikhil Agarwal is working as CEO FIRST, IIT Kanpur. He is former CEO of Andhra Pradesh Innovation Society (APIS), Govt of Andhra Pradesh. He is considered to be India's foremost innovation expert.
He has served as high-level-advisor to United Nations Global Alliance on ICT & Development (UNGAID); board member at World-Entrepreneurship-Forum and Open Mind Foundation respectively. He was the first Asian to be elected as Co-Chair of prestigious Internet Society Advisory Council (ISOC-AC) for 2008-10. His interviews and work has been extensively covered in international media including HBR, Forbes, CNN Money, BBC Radio, The New York Times to name a few. Professor Agarwal has traveled extensively around the world and worked with global institutions, corporations and multinationals. He writes his column “Snake Charmer” in Times of India (TOI) and Economic Times (ET). TOI is the largest English newspaper in the world by circulation.
Dr Nikhil Agarwal is alumnus of University of Cambridge and University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom.
Sara Oueld El Hachemi, Co-founder
Sara Oueld El Hachemi is a young entrepreneur, Founder and CEO of CasaEducation.
Prior, she had worked in different sectors: Industry, Education, Banking, E-commerce, Reinsurance, International transport, Finance and Fiscally. She had lectured in local and foreign institutions in visiting capacity and is regularly invited to speak at seminars and conferences in Morocco and abroad.
Ms Sara has earned her MBA from University of Wales, Cardiff, UK.