Founder and Chief Executive Officer
HarVa (Harnessing Value of Rural India...)
Ajay Chaturvedi is Founder and Chief Executive of HarVa (Harnessing Value of Rural India). He truly believes in the power of cost effective innovation that will lead to value creation across the world, especially in India, and supports the socio-capitalistic business models as the drivers of inclusive growth. Prior to founding HarVa, Chaturvedi worked at Citi, serving in strategy and sales positions. He began his career with IBM Consulting in the US and has experience across industries in the US, the UK and South-East Asia. Chaturvedi has been awarded a number of awards, including the CNN IBN Youth Icon of the year 2011, and nominated as one of the Amazing Global Indians by Times Now News (2012-2013) and Yahoo!'s Unsung Heroes (2012-2013). He was picked in 2013 by THNK, the Amsterdam School of Creative Leadership, as one of the most creative leaders. Chaturvedi is an Engineer from BITS Pilani and a Graduate in Management of Technology from the School of Engineering and The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.