Prof Ghosh holds a PhD ffrom the University of Rochester, New York, where she worked as a Rush Rhees Fellow, chosen for outstanding scholarly ability and the promise of exceptional contributions to scholarship and teaching. Her pioneering work with Prof L Mandel on two photon interference has yeilded a new direction in quantum optics and quantum information. She has held several Visiting faculty/ Scientist positions on invitation outside India and delivered numerous research seminars in India and abroad. Recipient of Stree Shakti Science Samman for her 'original contribution to science', she serves as an expert in crucial DST(Government of India) committees in physical sciences, and in many Central and State universities and institutes.
Pawan Kumar Danwar is a finance professional and serves as Executive Vice President & CFO of HCL Corporation having over 23 years of vast experience in this domain. He has been with HCL group for last 18 years and has served in different financee profiles such as corporate restructuring and business integration, Treasury, Business finance planning & strategy, commercial, secretarial and corporate compliance along with involvement in negotiations of key arrangements of groups.
As an entrepreneur, Dr. Sen has led multiple entities in the US and India from startup to commercial success and market exits via IPO and/or acquisition. He has been an adviser to over 30 global corporations including Apple Computer, Citibank, State Street Bank, Experian, Safeway, Nomura Securities and Boston Financial as well as development agencies from several countries. He enjoyed a 14 year academic career at multiple universities in the US including the Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, Northeastern University, Boston College and Bentley University.
Pradeep Mehra was responsible for financially overseeing over twenty group companies. Became CFO of one of the largest trading companies, OMSC, dealing with Suzuki, Mobil, GE, Perkins and FG WilsonCommercial Head, Metal Box India. Became the commercial Head for Western India operations handling the entire supply chain cycle.