Our Leaders

Abhishek Singh

Co-Founder & CEO


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


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



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


Innovation Head, Rankethon

Vivek Verma

BTech, HBTU-1991 Batch

Business Consultant head, Rankethon