Our Esteemed Jury

Meet our esteemed jury, in no particular order of preference:

Sanjiv Puri
Sanjiv Puri is the Chairman and Managing Director of ITC Limited. He serves on the National Executive Committees of CII and FICCI. He is the Chairman of the Advisory Council of the CII – ITC Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Development and a Member of the Advisory Council constituted by the Odisha State Government for promoting manufacturing ecosystem in the State. He is also a Director on the Board of US-India Strategic Partnership Forum and a Member of the Steering Committee of FICCI.
Anshu Gupta is an Indian social entrepreneur who founded Goonj, a non-governmental organisation headquartered in Delhi. Gupta is an Ashoka fellow and was conferred with “Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award” by Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship in 2012. He won the Ramon Magsaysay Award in 2015.
Khatija Rahman is Trustee, Director of Outreach Programmes and Global Initiatives at A R Rahman Foundation. She started her philanthropic journey by volunteering at the Adyar Cancer Institute – India’s largest cancer institute and also at the Little Flower School for the blind.
Kavita Khanna graduate of the London School of Economics and a Barrister from Lincoln’s Inn. She has done extensive Public Policy work, particularly in the field of Public Health and Water Management. Kavita has served a term on the National Executive of the Bharatiya Janata Party. She has wide experience in the corporate world having been CEO, & Director in various concerns. She has headed HRD Committees for ASSOCHAM, CII and Indian Merchants Chamber. She is a devotee of Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, and a member of the India Board of the International Association of Human Values. The wife of the late Vinod Khanna, actor and four time Member of Parliament from Gurdaspur, she has worked extensively in her husband’s constituency.
Ankeet Dave
Ankeet Dave is Co-Founder, Access Life Assistance Foundation, a not-for-profit organization founded in 2014 provides multi-disciplinary supportive care to families who come to Mumbai for their child’s cancer treatment.
Sameer Malkani
Sameer Malkani the co-founder of the FBAI is an ardent foodie and loves to connect with everything food, drink and hospitality. He founded the FBAI over 4 years back, initially as a hobby for the love of food and now streamlining and organising the proposition to position it as one of the leading online and social media organisations.
Siraj Chaudhry
Siraj Chaudhry is CEO & MD NCML, an Agri supply chain and solutions company, Siraj was the Chairman of Cargill India, the Indian arm of Cargill Inc, where he pioneered edible oil fortification as a practice, recognised by Fortune Magazine as a Change The World activity. He also serves as an Independent Director on the boards of Tata Global Beverages Ltd and Tata Coffee Ltd
Dr. Mickey Mehta
Dr. Mickey Mehta is a leading global holistic health guru and a corporate life coach for 38 years to Bollywood superstars, top politicians and several Miss Worlds and Miss Universes. He has also trained police, army, navy and airforce personnel. An honorary double doctorate in Holistic Health and Life Sciences, from the Open International University for Complementary Medicines, Mickey has won many awards, and written books on health and wellness. He is a speaker at Harvard University, IIMs, IIT,  medical conferences, and held holistic health workshops in the USA, Oman, Thailand, Hong Kong, UAE, Turkey and Sri Lanka. In association with Maharashtra Prison Development, Mickey has conducted the HEALTHY Prison programme, and has been associated with Yoga by the Bay since 2015, along with Shaina NC and Times of India.