Kashish Manchanda


Kashish Manchanda worked as an Impact consultant in India for major NGOs, CSOs (Corporate Social Organizations), Foundations, and Governments. He provided advisory services to many corporates from setting up the CSRs to maximizing the impact on the ground through Grassroot organizations. His clientele included JPMorgan Chase, Pfizer India, Pernod Ricard India, and National Stock Exchange. Additionally, he has worked on an impact assessment project for the World Bank and the Government of Meghalaya.

Kashish’s passion for data-based decision making and promoting business sustainability at multiple forums has been driving him to lead a value-adding life

In spare time, you will find Kashish hiking or cooking (+eating 😉 ) or just solving Sudoku!

Concentration:  Business analytics

Experience/Previous Employer:  4 years in Indian Development Space / Sattva Consulting

Achievements/Awards: 

  • Represented India as International semi-finalist at Global Student Challenge, PolyU Hong Kong.
  • Finalist at Asia’s largest b-plan competition for the social category and youth category at Eureka, IIT Bombay.
  • Winner/Runners-up at National level in IIM-Calcutta, FMS, IIM-Rohtak, NSIT, Jaypee, and DFS.
  • Raised ₹ 3,00,000 for community projects through corporate partners & improved SROI from 5 to 24.

Fellowship:  Gandhi Fellowship (As a Gandhi Fellow, Kashish has worked in rural parts of India to better understand and improve the student learning outcomes of government school students. He has extensively engaged with the government stakeholders, teachers, students, parents, and community members for the two-year fellowship programme)

Undergraduate Institution/Major: Bachelor of Technology: Power Engineering

Contact Information
Emailkashish.manchanda@uconn.edu
Phone+91-9958123245
CampusGraduate Business Learning Center - Hartford
Linkhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/kashishm
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