Lord Meghnad Desai is Professor Emeritus of Economics at London School of Economics and Political Science, UK.
Harsh Mander was a member of the National Advisory Council and played an important role in formulating the National Food Security Bill. A former member of the Indian Administrative Service, he resigned in 2002 and has since founded and works with Aman Biradari, is the Director for the Centre for Equity Studies and is Special Commissioner to the Supreme Court of India to advise it on the Right to Food. His publications include The Ripped Chest: Public Policy and Poor in India and Fear and Forgiveness: The Aftermath of Massacre.
Gurcharan Das is a leading author and commentator. His major works include The Difficulty of Being Good: On the Subtle Art of Dharma and India Unbound. The latter has been published in 17 languages and filmed by BBC. He writes regular columns for several newspapers including The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Foreign Affairs and Newsweek. He is a former CEO of Procter and Gamble India. His recent book India Grows at Night: A Liberal Case for a Strong State was published in September 2012.
Naresh C. Saxena is a member of the National Advisory Council, Government of India.
Wajahat Habibullah is the Chairperson of the National Commission for Minorities and a former Chief Information Commissioner of India.
Satish Nagaraji is a convergent media enthusiast with passion for using ICTs, new media and knowledge sharing tools for social change. He holds an integrated master in Electronic Media from Anna University, Chennai. He works with OneWorld South Asia as the Senior Manager for Radio and Convergent Media.
Dr Kalpana Viswanath
Dr Kalpana Viswanath is a sociologist, who is currently the Project Director for Gender Inclusive Cities Project at Women and Cities International
Ajupi Baruah worked as a Research Analyst at OneWorld Foundation India, New Delhi. Her work focuses on governance, gender and health. Ajupi holds a BA in Psychology from Bangalore University and an MA in Sociology from the Delhi School of Economics.
Sapna Kedia is a Research Analyst at OneWorld Foundation India, New Delhi. Her work focuses on Indian governance, with particular interest in education, environment and gender. Sapna holds an MA in Political Science from Jawaharlal Nehru University and BA in Political Science from Lady Sri Ram College for Women, New Delhi.
R.Prabha is the Senior Project Manager of the Women and Livelihoods Group at Technology Informatics Design Endeavour (TIDE), Bengaluru. TIDE is a non profit organization devoted to promoting sustainable development through technological interventions.
Aditi Dayal is the Knowledge and Research Manager at OneWorld Foundation India, New Delhi. She specialises in issues of democracy and development in South Asia. Aditi is currently a PhD candidate at Jawaharlal Nehru University and holds an MPhil in Development Studies from the University of Cambridge.
Dr. Arvind Kumar Jha
Dr. Arvind Kumar Jha works as an Indian Forest Service Officer with the Compensatory Afforestation Fund Management and Planning Authority( CAMPA), Maharashtra.
Abhishek Hegde works as the Program Manager, Strategy and Operations with Digital Green, India. His work focuses on the use of Information and Communication Technologies for development.
Anne Andrews works as a legal strategy consultant with Operation Asha - last mile tuberculosis treatment.
Aryamala Prasad worked as the Knowledge and Research Manager at OneWorld Foundation India. Her research work focuses on the use of Information and Communication Technologies for development.