Dr. A. Srinivasa Rao, Ph.D. (BITS, Pilani) (ID: PHXF0042001) is currently the Program Director, Centre for Executive Education at ISB Hyderabad.
Many B-Schools in India and abroad are targeting women entrepreneurship programs. Dr Srinivasa Rao is the Program Director for ‘Goldman Sachs 10000 Women Entrepreneurs Certificate Program’ from India. The objective of the project is to train 10000 Women entrepreneurs globally. The program has an academic association with ISB, Hyderabad. Women, who are either undeserved or in growth phases of their businesses are gaining from this CSR initiative.
In India, the project developed 60 women entrepreneurs till date from two locations (Hyderabad and Bangalore). This is being planned to be extended to other locations of India in the coming years.
Srinivasa was recently invited from India for the ‘Global Leadership Conference’ to be held at Goldman Sachs Conference Center, Broad Street, New York during July 2009 to share his experiences / best practices on women entrepreneurship development in India.