Prashant Mehra is head of Social Inclusion Platforms at Mindtree and co-founder, Platform Commons Foundation. His work involves building open access digital platforms to enhance Grassroots Livelihood and Skills (www.mindtree.org)
The current portfolio of solutions include technology enabled micro-businesses in the areas of waste management (I Got Garbage), small farmer agriculture (I Got Crops), skill development (I Got Skills), and community inclusion towards problem solving (University of Commons).
In his 25+ years of industry experience he has built large scale software products and platforms. Prior to starting this initiative, he headed Mindtree’s Consulting business in UK & Europe.