Global Opportunity Panel: Delhi, 12 June, 2015

The Global Opportunity Panel in Delhi on June 12th 2015 gathered 33 innovative and creative people for a fast-paced 4-hour workshop.

The starting point for the discussion was five specific global risks:

These risk represent a pressure on societies to start wide ranging changes in many areas from the way we transport ourselves to the diets we eat. The panel provided insights and inspiration on how we can design these changes wisely creating opportunities for long term benefits for society and business both.

The material produced at the workshop is part of the basis of the Global Opportunity Report 2016.

The panel took place June 12, 2015, from 9.00 am – 1.00 pm at Imperial Hotel, Delhi. (Google map)

The Delhi Panel participants

The participants are selected on the basis of their background, their work with sustainability, and other relevant areas. They are mixed across the public, private, and non-governmental sector, as this is the way we believe we create synergy and sustainable solutions.

Name Position Organisation
Umesh Sadanand Joshi General Manager Sustainability, CSR & Ethics Mahindra & Mahindra
Parvinder Jeet Singh Area Manager: New Delhi, North Zone DNV GL Business Assurance
Nandkumar Vadakepatth Regional Sustainability Manager: Regional Sustainability Operations DNV GL Business Assurance
Prakash Tikare Regional Manager India, Sri Lanka & Bangladesh DNV GL Business Assurance
Kanu Priya Business Development SBE DNV GL Business Assurance
Deep Chandra Papnoi Senior Programme Coordinator UN Global Compact Network India
Francesca Schraffl Communications Officer Welthungerhilfe
S N Sharma Retired Director Government of India
Bhavna Sharma Researcher Jamia Millia Islamia
Adesh Jain Chairman i2p2m
Sandeep Shrivastava Head of Environment & Sustainability Ambuja Cement
Karthik Parthasarathy Consultant
Ruchi Sharma Dy. General Manager – Quality Assurance Paharpur Business Centre
Rihan Khan Suri Training & Placement Officer Jamia Millia Islamia
Rathika De Silva DNV GL
Deepenjali Bhas Area Manager Apollo Foundation
Rachna Chawla Harvard Business School
Prakash Tewari Group Vice President – CSR and Education Jindal Steel and Power Limited
Pinky Pradhan ICCo India Office
Man Mohan Bhagat Chairman Bhagat Global
Pradeep Mohapatra Secretary & Chief Executive Udyama
Kshemendra Kumar Upadhyay Head, Corporate Social Responsibility FICCI
Pooran Chandra Pandey Executive Director UN Global Compact Network India
Atul Sahay Senior Manager Corporate Sustainability Tata Steel
Sunil Kumar Head of Sustainability, India RBS
Joe Phelan Director World Business Council for Sustainable Development ,India
Bharati Chaturvedi Director Chintan – environmental research and action group
Anjali Raina Executive Director Harvard Business School India Research Center
Amit Kapoor President & CEO Institute for Competitiveness
Muralidaran Ananth Corporate Audits – Assessments & certifications Infosys Limited
Nishant Goyal Global Head: Corporate Sustainability Integratedsustainability Services Pvt Ltd
Hariprasad Hegde Global – Head Operations and Bussiness WIPRO Limited
Sangeeta Robinson Founder & CEO Enduring Value Advisory & Practice LLP

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