Parvathi Menon

Parvathi Menon

India Delivery Lead at Inclusive Business Action Network

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Experience

Curator  - Alchemix Community

Practice Head, Senior Consultant  - Erehwon Innovation Consulting

Account Manager, Knowledge Solutions Business  - NIIT Limited

University of Michigan

Education

Management Programme

Masters  - Communication , Hyderabad Central University

Masters  - Communication , Hyderabad University

Affiliations

Managing Director  - Innovation Alchemy Consulting Pvt Ltd

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Parvathi Menon - India Delivery Lead for the Connect to Grow programme.
Parvathi Menon India Delivery Lead Parvathi is Managing Director, Innovation Alchemy Consulting, and the India Delivery Lead for the Connect to Grow programme. Read more She has extensive experience in working with entrepreneurs, social innovators and the social enterprise ecosystem in India and the sub-continent region. Under her leadership Innovation Alchemy has led the design & delivery of large scale innovation facilitation programs such as the India Development Marketplace for the World Bank; the Marico Innovation Foundation Social Innovation program and the Innovation Capacity Building program for Municipal Leaders in India in collaboration with Bloomberg Philanthropies, Smart Cities Competition.

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Parvathi Menon
India Delivery Lead Parvathi is Managing Director, Innovation Alchemy Consulting, and the India Delivery Lead for the Connect to Grow programme. Read more She has extensive experience in working with entrepreneurs, social innovators and the social enterprise ecosystem in India and the sub-continent region. Under her leadership Innovation Alchemy has led the design & delivery of large scale innovation facilitation programs such as the India Development Marketplace for the World Bank; the Marico Innovation Foundation Social Innovation program and the Innovation Capacity Building program for Municipal Leaders in India in collaboration with Bloomberg Philanthropies, Smart Cities Competition.

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Parvathi Menon, Managing Director
Parvathi has a Masters in Communication from the Hyderabad University, with a specialization in film and television. She transitioned from traditional media to technology, web-based content and cognitive eLearning solutions for large multinational organizations. Her passion for development issues brought her back into innovation consulting - where she applied a broad spectrum of business, entrepreneurial and technology expertise to emerging market challenges. Parvathi has built a repertoire of knowledge in designing and implementing innovation solutions for clients such as ITC eChoupal, Tata Fertilizers, Weir Minerals, Symbian, Samsung, Nerolac, Wipro, Cognizant Technologies, Marico and JPMorganChase. Through Innovation Alchemy, an entrepreneurial venture, Parvathi brings together 15 years of experience to engage with corporations, civil society organizations and government agencies involved in building sustainable models for growth. Her recent assignments in applied innovation include incubating the scale-up of rural distribution as part of a core team working on ITC echoupal (projects in Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh); incubating a new business model for farmers at a leading fertilizer company; facilitating the 2011 Development Marketplace Programme for the World Bank in Low Income States of India and incubating social enterprises for innovation impact under a collaboration with the Marico Innovation Foundation. She can be found on twitter @parvathimenon

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