Founder - Makers fablab, Head- KIET Innovation Centre
Mr. Abhay Upadhyay started his career in Business Consulting and worked with Accenture and Deloitte. There he worked for top MNC’s like Unilever, Dr. Reddy, Caterpillar, HP, Reliance, and Sun Pharma.
But his drive towards science and technology led him to switch his career and he started Makers Fablab with mission to encourage engineering graduates towards skill development. He is mentoring students on various technologies like 3D Printing, AI, IOT, Drone, Augmented Reality etc.
At present he is focusing on technical side of SwaasthSewa initiative.
Mr. Rohit Puri
Managing Partner at APPL Packaging
Regional Chair (North) - Rural Initiatives at Young Indians
Mr. Rohit Puri was one of the youngest entrepreneurs to provide interior solutions for corporates, hotels and residential accommodations. With over 17 years of cross-industry experience, he is also the Managing Partner at APPL Packaging, a pioneer in innovation and manufacturing of packaging solutions for leading national and international companies.
Chairing the Regional team for Rural Initiatives (North) at Young Indians, a younger arm of CII, the philanthropist is known for his contribution towards child education and empowerment of the underprivileged.
In the year 2020, during the pandemic, he was associated in various covid related activities which were recognized by Shri Alok Singh, IPS , Commissioner, Noida Police.