Date:   January 25, 2017

Krishna is Founder and CEO of Sattva, responsible for the overall growth and strategic direction of the company. Over the last few years, he has been working with the senior management of leading non-profits, social enterprises, corporate and funders to make their social impact initiatives sustainable and scalable. Before starting Sattva, Krishna was a Founding Member and Partner at Longhouse Consulting, an Executive Search firm focused on the venture capital and start up ecosystem of India. He has worked with multiple non-profits over the last 12 years and has served on the Advisory Boards of Dream a Dream, a leading Indian non-profit and Hua-Dan, a social enterprise in China. Krishna holds a B.E (Hons) in Computer Science from BITS, Pilani and an MBA from INSEAD Business School with a focus on entrepreneurship and social innovation. Krishna is a visiting faculty at IIM-Kolkata on the topic of “Entrepreneurship in NGOs”.

Krishna’s top tip for getting hired: Demonstrate purpose, confidence and ambition. Be prepared with as much information as possible and ask thoughtful questions.