Professor Shashi Buluswar CEO, Institute for Transformative Technologies (ITT)
Professor Shashi Buluswar is the CEO of Institute for Transformative Technologies (ITT).Launched in 2012, ITT brings to life breakthrough technological solutions for addressing global poverty and related social ills. Prior to ITT, Buluswar was a Partner at Dalberg Global Development Advisors, an Associate Partner at McKinsey & Company and a Visiting Professor at Northwestern University. He holds a PhD from the University of Massachusetts in Robotics, and an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. Beyond his professional interests, Shashi spent a decade competing on the Indian national rowing team, and recently made a critically acclaimed documentary film about the India-Pakistan conflict. He also teaches international development at the University of California at Berkeley, and his course has been recently launched as a “MOOC” with over 500,000 students. Shashi was born and raised in India.