Aug 24

Career Principles of Sanvar Oberoi

Stanford Business School

Masterclasses

Sanvar Oberoi 

Sanvar is an incoming MBA candidate at Stanford Graduate School of Business and an investor at Eragon Ventures. Prior to this, was the Co-Founder and Director of Finance and Digital Technology at Bombay Hemp Company (BOHECO), a hybrid social enterprise transforming agriculture in developing economies. BOHECO is South Asia's pioneering help company and is working with governements, scientists, farmers, industry and consumers globally to build an end-to-end ecosystem and self sustaining model which unleashes the supercrop's tremendous socio-economic and environmental benefits at large scale. 

He lead the BOHECO Innovation Lab, the organisation's moonshot and fundamental research and nanotechnology domain. He has always been deeply affected by the growing number of farmer suicides and their state. He has mafe it his life's mission to reinstate the status-quo of farmers, women artisans and producers in society and develop interventions to continually and sustainably improve their quality of life significantly. He has been awarded the INK, Rajeev Circle and Ashoka Fellowship.