Chandigarh

Shapers Profile:

Shaper: 

Jaideep Bansal

Hub: 
Title: 
Leader - Energy Access
Organization: 
Global Himalayan Expedition (GHE)
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About me:

Graduate, IIT Bombay. Formerly: six years with Procter & Gamble. Currently, Energy Access Leader, GHE, providing energy and education access to the remotest communities of the world; involved in the set-up of DC-based Solar Micro Grids for the off-grid remote Himalayan Villages. The team has electrified 29 villages impacting the lives of over 15,000 people, and plans to electrify 40 more villages in 2017. Has also been instrumental in providing experiential-based digital education to the students of the Ladakh region by setting up Himalayan Innovation Centers with GHE, which have won the Design for Change Award two years in a row for sustainability projects. Member of the Foundation Board, Global Shapers Community. Featured among the top 10 people at the 2017 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos who will restore the faith in humanity.

Expertise: 
Business and Innovation | Entrepreneurship | Social Enterprise | Education | Arts and Culture | Sustainability and Environment