Founder and Chief Executive Officer
RML (Formerly Reuters Market Light)
Amit Mehra is Founder and Chief Executive Officer of RML, formerly Reuters Market Light, a widely recognized mobile-led information and marketing solutions business for the farming and agriculture community. RML has positively impacted millions of farmers in more than 60,000 villages across India and pioneered the creation of a new market space. To accelerate commercial growth, Mehra led RML's spinout in 2013 by raising VC money and an additional round from Thomson Reuters. Prior to RML, he held strategy, operational and new venture roles in corporate, management consulting and non-profit organizations covering Asia, Africa and Europe. Mehra has had numerous speaking engagements, including at 10 Downing Street, the UN University in Tokyo, IFC, World Bank, Oxford, Cambridge, TED-India, BMZ-Berlin and London Business School. He is a former Member of the Reuters' Global Advisory Board for Corporate Responsibility and Founding Member of Pratham-India's German chapter. Mehra earned an MBA from the London Business School and a BA in Commerce from the Shri Ram College of Commerce in New Delhi.