Jaivir Singh

Vice-Chairman, PwC India Foundation; Advisor to PwC India Chairman; serves on Global CSR Board, PwC Network. President, Impact Group; with varied interests in real estate, auto retail & finance. Former Advisor to Dean, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University. Has worked with Fortis Healthcare in setting up the first hospital in Mohali; driven marketing and operations at corporate office. Deeply involved with family’s not-for-profit focused on the Girl Child, Nanhi Chhaan Foundation.

Gurprriet Siingh

Senior Client Partner, Leadership and Talent Practice at Korn Ferry Hay Group. Expert in large-scale organisational change, aligning organisational culture & strategy, working with senior leadership teams to identify and drive transformational performance, leadership coaching, and driving innovation. Gurprriet is the father of two daughters who, he says, teach him more over a weekend than he learns elsewhere in a year.

Parvathi Menon

Parvathi combines a deep interest in the innovation mindset, with a recognised capability in facilitating the journey from innovation to entrepreneurship. As Principal Consultant at Innovation Alchemy Consulting, she focuses on the innovation process & facilitation. Founder & CEO of Fresh Harvest Pvt Ltd; a horticulture venture based on a hedged business model design. Empaneled specialist Facilitator for Harvard Business Publishing in India.

Sharmila Karve

Former Global Diversity Leader of PwC and one of the first female Partners at the firm. Previously held leadership roles in Risk & Quality, Assurance, and Ethics, and was the first woman in each of these roles, too.  Often cites the fact that she grew up with two elder brothers as the key reason for her success in what is sometimes seen as a “man’s world”!

Ness Wadia

Chair, Board of National Peroxide Ltd; MD, Bombay Burmah Trading Company; Director on the Boards of Britannia; Bombay Dyeing; Go Air; Go Investments & Trading Corporation; Virtual Education Network; KPH Dreams Cricket; and Panella Foods & Beverages. Trustee (Member of Board) of Modern Education Society and Secretary to the Board of Modern Education Society, Pune; and Trustee of Sir Ness Wadia Foundation; F.E. Dinshaw Trust; and Britannia Nutrition Foundation.