Ashish Agrawal is the founder of Bridge4Change Foundation(B4CF).
He hails from Bihar where he did his schooling. He graduated from MIT, Pune in 2010, before joining Mu Sigma as a Senior Business Analyst. Being passionate towards country's social development, he pursued his masters from Institute of Rural Management, Anand (IRMA).
Post MBA, he briefly worked as Block Project Manager in Jeevika, a World Bank funded initiative of Bihar Govt. before starting Paryavaran Mitra, a Social Enterprise based in Manav Sadhna, Gandhi Ashram in 2014.
By 2020, he established it as a proven self-sustainable model of Women Empowerment using Waste Management as a tool, having long term partners like UNDP, TCS and Ministry of Defence bodies. Paryavaran Mitra being a Social Enterprise, he conducted seminars and workshops in India, UK and US in different institutions.
Earlier this year, he conceptualised Bridge4Change Foundation which aims at addressing the Systemic Level Challenges.
Puzzle solving being his hobby, he has authored a book 'Demystified' around logical thinking.
Prof. Dr. Ashok Kr. Agrawal has guided millions of students in their journeys by being a teacher, guide and counseller. During his vast 45+years of academic service, he ensured to give back maximum to the society by teaching with utmost purity and sincerity.
At Bridge4Change, he will anchor the section of Peoples' Engagement. He will constructively be collaborating with hundreds of individuals like himself, having vast on-ground experience of different domains but are currently inactive post retirement.
Bridge4Change acknowledges them as a precious resource and a part of the formidable support system capable of bringing envisioned change through their experiences, connections and knowledge.
Satyendra Nath Mishra is an avid reader and has interest in exploring how society functions, the role of policy and institutions, and the limits of technology. He is Fellow (Equivalent to PhD) from Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA). Before that he completed his M.Phil from IIFM, Bhopal and M.Sc from TER-SAS, New Delhi. He is presently associated with School of Rural Management, XIM University, Bhubaneswar. His publication can be accessed from <http://ssrn.com/author=1398883>.