Chairman and Founder of the Development Alternatives group, Dr. Ashok Khosla is a magnanimous name in the field of sustainable development. His company is a consortium of social enterprises based in India whose mission is to create technologies, businesses and markets for large scale generation of sustainable livelihoods. He pursued his M.A in Natural Sciences from Cambridge University and later P.h.D from Harvard University.
He is the chairman of Club of Rome, WETV, IUCN United Nations, National Advisory Committee and many more. He has addressed at 25th Anniversary of UNCHE in the Swedish Parliament, Stockholm and has published more than 300 professional papers. His honours include UN Sawakawa Environment Prize, Schwab Foundation Outstanding Social Entrepreneur, Stockholm Challenge Award and several more.
Watch him delivering his ideas at TEDxNirmaUniversity on “Speeding Up Human Development to Minimize Climate Change”.