She is a Postgraduate in Technopreneurship and Innovation from Singapore which also had an immersion program to Stanford University, USA. She has an experience of 4 years in Industry and Academia with two successful start-ups in Bangalore – CatersIn Foodtech Pvt Ltd and InnovSmart Edutech. Currently, she is an SME in Design thinking for LearningMate. She has also worked as a guest faculty in various colleges around Bangalore. She has had an opportunity to set the curriculum for BCU (Bangalore central university) on Ideation, Design Thinking, and Innovation. She, being a certified trainer herself, started InnovSmart to deliver innovative training programs on Design thinking, Image building, Communication workshops, etc. She believes that empathy is the key for all future innovations and that’s what she aims to deliver through her training programs.
Co-Founder, InnovSmart Edutech
With a working experience of 6 years where he has worked with various companies globally like Dell International Services (Bangalore), EFD Induction Pvt Ltd (Bangalore), Groupe Leader (France), Didactic (France), and Caterspot (Singapore). He has expertise in supply chain, lean process, and marketing. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science engineering and post-graduation in Diploma Management (Marketing), post-graduation program in International Business from AIMS Institute of Higher education. He further completed his master’s in supply chain management from Ecole De Management De Normandie, France. Currently a visiting faculty at AIMS, NSOM and NAGARJUNA INSTITUTE.
Advisor, InnovSmart Edutech
An accomplished HR Professional, with nearly four decades of experience in implementing core HR Processes in both Public and Private Sector organizations, an effective academic administrator and teacher with about two decades of experience in a various academic institutions as a teacher and an administrator and an extraordinary humanitarian. He has conducted more than 150 training programs, close to 100 faculty development programs and has reached out to close to 1500 leaders, executives, managers and workers through his training programs. He has been a regular leadership trainer at Rotary. He retired as Dean of BMS College of engineering in 2016. Since then he has been an active management consultant and a trainer.
Trainer – Grooming and Styling
Yashaswi holds an M. Des in Apparel Design from the National Institute of Design (NID, Ahmedabad). She is a design educator with a history of working in the industry. She holds expertise in multi-faceted design areas, with a work experience of 11 years. Her core areas include Handloom and handicrafts, Apparel and Textiles, Lifestyle product and accessories, and Entrepreneurship. Her association in Design education include imparting education at NIFT and INIFD, and in the industry include working with Dastkar Andhra, Varun Bahl, and Neeru’s Emporio. She is also a consultant designer to the Development Commissioner of Handicrafts. Taking ahead her love for the handicraft sector as a responsible designer, Yashaswi has also been the founder member of a craft-based startup “Gilahri Handicrafts”.
Trainer – Digital Marketing
A teacher by heart, an entrepreneur by passion and a marketing professional by education, Sri C.N.B. Rajesh has close to two decades of experience in both industries as well as academia. As a teacher, he has grown from the position of a Lecturer to Associate Professor over 15 years and has built his reputation as a passionate teacher and a compassionate mentor. He is actively involved in the incubation of two startups and manages the digital marketing efforts of both. He brings to the table a unique passion for storytelling, tech-savviness and a vast amount of knowledge from his avid and diversified reading habit. He has trained close to 200+ professionals, executives.
Harsaavathini, Dhruv Vyas, Ashwin S K, Madhav Mukund, Pushyami Goli
A young bunch of creative minds who have put together their thoughts and skills to make InnovSmart a brand. Harsaavarthini, the senior among the bunch is a final year Masters of Design student who has a flair for understanding and developing business and branding strategies. She has held the reins of running the Digital Marketing activities for the brand. Dhruv Vyas, a 2nd-year Bachelor of Design student, is a creative geek. He is fun, enthusiastic and a hardworking individual with a passion for graphic and UI/UX design. Ashwin S K, being the light bearer of the website is a dynamic individual who has a proven knack in the field of UI/UX design. Madhav Mukund, also a 2nd-year Design student, is a talented individual with an aptitude for creative thinking. He has developed logos for various brands in the past and has a proven track record of having a customer-centric approach. Pushyami Goli, a dynamic personality, has a natural ability to understand the users. She is skilled in the area of graphic design and currently, is on a journey to unleash her capabilities in the field of UI/UX design.