Pawan Mehra Angel 2013....
Living in: Palo Alto, CA — United States
- - Managing Director at cKinetics
- - Member, Board of Directors at Give Foundation Inc
- - Member, Board of Directors at Global Impact Investing...
Geographic Interest: South Asia, Global
Expertise: Board Development, Business Strategy / Planning, Engineering,...
"Serial entrepreneur, investor and a change-agent currently focusing on the issue of Sustainability in businesses"
Describe yourself briefly.
Pawan Mehra is a serial entrepreneur, investor and a change-agent currently focusing on the issue of scalable sustainability as it relates to emerging economies.
He has been involved in building and scaling early-stage ventures, first as a venture capital investor in his early career with GVFL and McKenna Capital and, since then, as an entrepreneur with Parsec Interact, Intellecap, and now cKinetics.
He is passionate about bringing about change through market-based-interventions which have been themes in the organizations he is involved with.
He serves on the board of the Global Impact Investing Network which represents global investors looking to make socially relevant investments, and continues to advise a number of companies in Asia and the US. He is also actively involved with the Give Foundation, the largest online non-profit exchange connecting donors with projects in India; and he serves on its US board.
Pawan has an Engineering Degree from the Delhi College of Engineering and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. Pawan enjoys long-distance running and meeting real-world heroes especially those that come to the Unreasonable Institute.