Amit has been a social entrepreneur & a BoP Marketer in Health, WASH, Environment Education, Livelihood & Nutrition domains for more than 20 years across Public, Private, Consultancy, Entrepreneurial and Not-For-Profit settings vide leading several pioneering social enterprise models at scale, resulting in high-impact and inspiration to fellow Social entrepreneurs. Amit has worked in leadership positions with- the Aditya Birla Group, AFC, HLL Lifecare & HLFPPT, UTI, Naandi Foundation, E HealthPoint and WISH Foundation. Amit’s work has been recognized at/by such like Harvard Business School, MIT Tech Review, NUS Singapore, Michigan University, Santa Clara, NPR USA, OPIC USA, Ashoka Innovators for Public, CNBC TV18, etc.
Amit passionately supports use of technology in driving scalable solutions towards alleviating disenfranchisement for masses and instituting sustainable enterprises .
Amit has studied Masters in Forestry Management at IIFM, Bhopal; the Advance General Management Program from IIM-Calcutta and the GSBI Program from Santa Clara University, California.
Amit Jain is interim Chairman of Action For India and is also Chief Mentor with Transform Rural India (TRI), an initiative of TATA TRUSTS.