Dhruv MehraDialogue on Smart Cities: Can Human-Centred Innovation design Digital Futures?
Monday | April 23 | 09:00-13:00
Dhruv is currently with Startup India at Invest India, the National Investment Promotion & Facilitation Agency for India. Invest India was started by Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India and is mandated to promote and execute the “Startup India” initiative.
Dhruv closely works with the ecosystem enablers including accelerators, incubators and corporates on how various private initiatives could be dovetailed with the Startup India initiatives. He works with startups across the value chain on funding advisory, policy clarifications, business plan advisory and regulatory advisory.
Before joining Invest India Dhruv worked as a strategy consultant at Ernst & Young, and worked closely with Central Ministries & State Governments. His experience involves working of working on policy advocacy, framework designs, and project management of large-scale projects in the development sector.
Dhruv holds a Corporate MBA from Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad and an Economics degree from Delhi University.