Vice President Public Policy South Asia, Mastercard Advisors
Ashutosh is currently responsible for the Government Affairs, Policy and Regulatory Affairs at Microsoft India. In his role, he works closely with key audiences in the Government, Academia, Industry as well as Multilaterals. In his career spanning 30 years, Ashutosh has worked at Wipro Ltd, Intel India, Shell India Pvt Ltd, NIIT and the National Dairy Development Board. He has had extensive experience in New Business Development, Channel Management, Strategic Planning, Government Relations and Policy Advocacy as well as Sales and Marketing. Ashutosh is a regular speaker at National and International fora on topics ranging from Corporate Affairs, Public Policy, Trade, Education, CSR, Innovation and Entrepreneurship. He has spoken at events hosted by WB, WTO, UNICEF, UNESCO as well as National and International Academic Institutions. Ashutosh is passionate about advocating the use of technology for socio-economic development and improving lives through education, innovation and entrepreneurship. Involved in mentoring startups, coaching students and executives – Ashutosh is also a certified Level 2 NS-NLP Executive and Corporate Coach.