Siddharth Tata joined Acumen in September 2010 to further develop the Agriculture Portfolio in India. In his last role at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Siddharth worked with non-profit organizations to help build programs in the areas of dairy development, watershed management,and creating market linkages to improve incomes of farmers in India. Previously, as a management consultant at McKinsey & Company’s Mumbai office, he advised clients in the retail,IT, and financial services industries. He has also assisted a Mumbai-based investment firm on its agriculture investment strategy and helped launch a turnaround program for coffee washing stations in Rwanda as a volunteer consultant with TechnoServe. Siddharth has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a B.Tech from the Indian Institute of Technology,Madras, where he was awarded the Shankar Dayal Sharma prize for excellence.
President, Strategy & Business Development, at Drishtee, Siddhartha has an extensive professional experience of more than 20 years. He completed his MBA and engineering degrees from University of Delhi. He was also a Chevening Scholar and attended the Leeds University Management School, UK. Prior to leading Drishtee, Siddhartha was Chief Executive, Bulk Cement Corp., Head of Sales, ACC (Associated Cement Corporation Ltd.), and a consultant at UNIDO.
Managing Director, of Drishtee, Satyan Mishra has a Masters in Business Administration from University of Delhi – Delhi School of Economics with International Business. Besides this he has extensive 11 years of enterprising experience. He has worked towards combining the passion with his managerial and technical expertise to create a viable organization. The concept has motivated like-minded people to come together and form an intellectual horsepower behind Drishtee. This team has also taken up limited equity in order to facilitate the growth of the organization along with few instituional investments.