Reshma Anand is a business school graduate with over 20 years leadership experience in mission-driven social impact ventures and non-profit organizations in India. She crossed over from a successful mainstream corporate career to work on market-based solutions that could address India’s complex development challenges. She set up an accelerator for rural entrepreneurs in agriculture and handcrafts and an advisory firm to enable social entrepreneurs to scale with resilience and sustained impact. Reshma Anand has worked extensively with donors and has led several focused efforts to drive informed philanthropy in India through thought leadership, innovative collaborative funding platforms and partnerships with government. She is an Aspen Fellow, a TED fellow and anchors a unique leadership program for young professional women.