A graduate from IIT Delhi & IIM Calcutta, Gaurav worked with McKinsey & Co. before quitting his position to follow his passion for governance. He travelled across India to understand what is working and how development is driven by the administration and political class. This passion resulted in the birth of Samagra, which he has been leading since 2012.
Food is his single biggest weakness but strictly vegetarian.
Gaurav GoelFounder & CEO
A graduate from University of Auckland, Ankur was a strategy consultant at PwC. He lived in New Zealand but was pulled back to India during the days of the India Against Corruption movement. He moved back to lead Health Investments at Dell Foundation and then decided to get involved with the change first-hand. He has been a Co-Founder since 2016.
Watching India - New Zealand cricket matches with him is fun.
Nina StochniolVice President
An alumnus of the University of Oxford and Harvard Kennedy School, Nina has over 13 years of international development experience. She previously worked as an Advisor to the Deputy Prime Minister of Palestine, the President of Malawi and the Minister of Finance of Rwanda.
Rahul KulkarniTechnology Expert
Google India's first product manager and co-founder of DoNew, an AI based mentoring start-up, Rahul has been engaged with Samagra to drive the tech vertical. Rahul previously worked with NASA, Boeing, CERN & Sokrati.
Rohit KumarPolicy Expert
Alumnus of Harvard Kennedy School of Government & IIT Bombay, Rohit served as Head of Policy & Research at the office of Mr. Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda, MP Lok Sabha. He previously worked with PRS Legislative Research & BCG.
Saurabh BansalEducation Expert
Saurabh has worked in cross-functional roles across sales in Zomato, investing at the Dell Foundation, operations at Jabong and strategy at A.T. Kearney. He is passionate about building organizations in emerging domains.
Abhinav AgarwalCMGGA, Haryana
I love to swim and play good hard tennis. Both, great habits to manage my eating habit.
Aditya ChopraSaksham Cell, Haryana
I have a great Twitter following. Trying to replicate that in my non-Twitter life through everything I can do.
Aneesh MugulurSamarth, Himachal
I am a public policy enthusiast, who likes to backpack and get his hands dirty quite often.
Ankit JainCMGGA, Haryana
I enjoy cycling and reading different genres. I can always do a piece of stand-up comedy for you as well.
Avantika ThakurCMGGA, Haryana
I enjoy African blues & Himachal apples. I supported the implementation of child right legislations.
Dhriti BhattSaksham Cell, Haryana
I really enjoy reading. Trying to catch up on all the pending reading from my undergraduate days.
Divya GoelSaksham Cell, Haryana
I am the early bird who enjoys the morning runs. Although, Mathematics & Scientific Computing are really me.
Farnoosh AzadieGov Stack, Delhi
I can code in 6 programming languages which makes me a tech geek. I hate to admit it though.
Harsh GargSaksham Cell, Haryana
I am a budding poet on the quest for the meaning of life. Connect with me for quirky and philosophical conversations.
Himanshu PandeyADAPT, Odisha
I love being around people, my table tennis racket & Kindle. I indulge in old school Nintendo games too. Pro level.
Kalpesh AgrawalDigital Cell, Haryana
I love streaming new popular music on YouTube and watching cricket online, even more since the 4G days.
Manasa AcharyaSamarth, Himachal
I love reading and oh yes, doodling. Never mind if the meeting is boring I've got myself covered.
Medha MeenalVidya Vikaasam, Andhra
I love video editing and mostly anything really creative. The challenge is really not the skills but the time.
Nawal AgrawalCMGGA, Haryana
I follow politics closely. I started Get Up for Change to assist folks in filing RTIs while protecting their identities.
Namita BhatiaeGov Stack, Delhi
I love solving crosswords and reading fiction. I also enjoy creating tables and graphs with non-fiction data.
Nikhil NadigerSaksham Cell, Haryana
I am an actor & founding member of Radical Mime Team, PunchTantraa. Just keep calm and Google it.
Pavan AnanthVidya Vikaasam, Andhra
I am a mountaineering and scuba enthusiast. Although, early morning treks and dives are not my favourite.
Ratan GuhaSaksham Cell, Haryana
I love debating. Try me. I spend a considerable amount of time reading the lessons history has to teach us.
Raju RamOffice Management, Delhi
I enjoy playing cricket, you would do better with me in your team. I am a great singer too.
Reetika KharbandaADAPT, Odisha
I absolutely love travelling. I have a keen interest in dramatics too and I continue to practice it till date.
Riya GargSaksham Cell, Haryana
I love reading and I am very possessive of my books. I enjoy shaking a leg to some good music too.
Saif KhanSamarth, Himachal
I am a design junkie. I have explored chemicals, politics, web platforms, and analytics on my way here.
Saurabh BiswasSaksham Cell, Haryana
I am the calm through the storm. I believe nothing can be achieved without such a disposition.
Shweta ChopraSamarth, Himachal
Compelling stories, graphs & TV shows have something in common. They must be explored.
Sibabrata ChoudhuryADAPT, Orissa
I am passionate about running and agriculture. Although, I do not run in fields.
Sunny Roy KollaVidya Vikaasam, Andhra
I am a serious marathon runner. I am inspired to create eco-friendly urban designs for the world around me.
Sukhpreet SekhonTechnology, Delhi
I love coffee, plants and minimal designs. From formal suits and kurtas, it's mostly t-shirts these days.
Ujjwal RelanDigital Cell, Haryana
I am a movie buff with a penchant for singing. It is movies for distraction and singing to get back on track.
Utkarsh VijayDigital Cell, Haryana
I am a founder at heart. One start-up down. With my analytics & tech finesse, everyone wants me around.