Our Leaders


Abhishek Singh

Co-Founder & CEO

B-Tech, IIT KHARAGPUR



Abhishek is a serial entrepreneur,strategist and a tech enthusiast. He has a dual engineering degree from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.
He is a trustee & Vice-Chairman at INY Foundation and has helped train more than 15000 students on innovation. He also led a team of 100+ IIT students in SwadeshKhoj initiative to make people aware about laws and their rights to help them stand for justice.
He is also serving as President in Jankhoj, a non profit which focuses on technical learning in remote locations.
He also led Gyanmotto initiative where he helped more than 7000 students in their boards, and JEE preparation.
He has been featured in a lot of major newspapers and media houses for leading innovation based initiatives since 2015.

Pratik Gauri

Co-Founder & CSO

MBA, IIFT & University of Chicago



Pratik is an entrepreneur, marketer and an intrapreneur. He is a Trustee and Chairman at INY Foundation, a leadership movement to equip young adults with a leadership toolkit.
Pratik has been recognized as a Global Shaper by the World Economic Forum, Cordes Fellow by Opportunity Collaboration, Changemaker by Global Action on Poverty and a Brand Ambassador by 100 Open Startups. He is currently addressing the challenges posed by lack of education, poverty and dearth of leaders in the world.
Previously, he has provided strategy consulting to Awaaz De, Teach for India, Delhi State AIDS Control Society and National AIDS Control Organisation. He also co-founded Bodhi Vriksha, an education startup to provide education consulting to aspiring management students. He is also serving as the board advisor to Teach for Green, an NGO based out of India.
Pratik holds an M.B.A in International Business from the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, Delhi and certificate in Strategic Management of Non Profits from University of Chicago.

Sagardeep Debbarma

Co-Founder & COO

B-Tech, IIT KHARAGPUR



Sagar is creative design thinker with an innovative approach. He holds an engineering degree from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.
He is a Trustee & Vice-Chairman at INY Foundation and serves as Vice President of Jankhoj, a non profit which focuses on technical training in remote areas.
He believes in social inclusion and has led Borok People's Human Rights Organisation(BHRO) which is supported by the United Nations.
He is also an active member of AIPP(Asia Indegenious people's Pact)and has worked for the upliftment of the society


            Advisors & Executive Heads


Prof. K.U.M. RAO

Director, NIT SURATHKAL

Ex-HOD, IIT KHARAGPUR



Mr. Arjun Malhotra

Co-Founder, Lumis Partners, HCL, Pyramid Cyber Security America etc.

Mentor, Rankethon



Prof. Manoj Mondal

Prof. IIT Kharagpur

Advisor, Rankethon



Prof. Chris Nelson

Prof. Indiana Tech, USA

Advisor, Rankethon



Sunil Singh

Deputy Director

Govt. of Chattisgarh



Mr. Anil Chhikara

Chairman, Startup India Foundation

Mentor, Rankethon



Mr. Varadrajan Krish

Managing Director, 100openstartup, India

Mentor, Rankethon



Arun Kumar

Commissioner, Central Govt.

Founder MagnusIAS



Suresh Singh

Kanpur University

Management Head, Rankethon



Sumanta Biswas

BTech-NIT, SILCHAR

Innovation Head, Rankethon



Vivek Verma

BTech, HBTU-1991 Batch

Business Consultant head, Rankethon