Shravan Rewari, CEO & Managing Director
In a world where innovation is the name of the game and competition is fiercer than ever, traditional methods simply won't cut it. Today, immersive, interactive and real time technologies are blurring the boundaries between simulated and real worlds to provide powerful digital and augmented environments. Leading the charge in this digital revolution is Shravan Rewari, the Managing Director and CEO of ARI (Applied Research International). With an impressive academic background, Shravan pursued his interests in mechanical engineering, robotics and control systems at Stanford University. As a first-generation entrepreneur, he has made an indelible mark on the global simulation and digital technology industry.
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Top 10 Indian Leaders from Stanford University Alumni - 2023
Alumni Connecting Generations through Inspiring Innovations
Importance of alumni Leadership: Alumni serve many valuable roles, such as helping to build and grow an institution's brand through word-of-mouth marketing. Positive posts on social media can create buzz and increase application rates. Colleges also rely on alumni to provide mentoring, internships, and career opportunities to students and fundraising. They not only bring their proven leadership skills, but also contribute due to their knowledge of the finer points of the university's functioning. The alumni leaders also provide long-term vision for growth. They help to nurture and sustain pursuit of excellence over a long time-horizon.
"The best part of being an alumnus is being part of the community"
About Stanford University: Stanford was founded almost 150 years ago on bedrock of societal purpose. Their mission is to contribute to the world by educating students for lives of leadership and purposeful contribution; advancing fundamental knowledge and cultivating creativity; and accelerating solutions and amplifying their impact. Stanford University's Founding Grant states the university’s objective is “to qualify its students for personal success, and direct usefulness in life” and its purpose “to promote the public welfare by exercising an influence on behalf of humanity and civilization." We solve some of the world's most complex problems through the application of research findings and we educate the leaders of the future.
Significance Alumni Indian Leaders from Stanford University: Stanford University is a university of academic and professional elites. Stanford has produced some of the biggest entrepreneurs, business magnates and technology personnel. Today, Stanford University is the alma mater of 220,000 alumni worldwide. The university boasts of producing highly competent professionals in the field of business, academics, arts and entertainment, sports, writing, poetry and others. Stanford is home to 20 living Nobel laureates. Currently, Stanford University has over 400 alumni in India. Stanford Club of India is the Indian community of Stanford University alumni. The club allows students to meet new people, reconnect with classmates and explore regional activities.
CEO Insights in this issue presents a list of ‘Top 10 Indian Leaders from Stanford University Alumni - 2023' who have leveraged their extensive industry expertise and experience in offering effective skills to the market. The following list has been prepared after being closely scrutinized by a distinguished panel of judges including CXOs, analysts and our editorial board. We recognize their valuable contribution to the ever expanding and competitive market and their ability to sustain themselves and emerge as top contestants through their reliable knowledge.
|Company Logo||Company Management||Company Name||Company Description|
|Akshay Kothari, Co-Founder & COO||Notion||A visionary leader with 17 years of experience, skilled in user-centered design & startups, product design and others|
|Ashish Maheshwari, CFO||Fibr||A technology professional building technologies to help consumer brands to scale faster, spent a decade on developing consumer products and building brands|
|Jyotsna Pattabiraman, Partner||Aureolis Ventures||A mission-driven leader nurturing and building transformative companies for new markets having led companies and divisions globally|
|Kartik Sawhney, Co-founder||I-Stem||An entrepreneur and technical product manager interested in novel applications of technology for social good, and my experience includes product and AI engineering at different companies|
|Madhu Y., Co-Founder & CEO||Modak||An emerging leader helping people, and companies reach their fullest potential, believer in technology, hard work, and capital to transform the world|
|Mahesh Damodare, Founder & Partner||Dhanashree Crop Solutions||An industry expert focused on marketing and supply chain management of agricultural inputs and his diverse background and expertise contribute to his success in driving effective marketing and supply chain strategies in the agriinput industry|
|Nikith Rajendran, Founder & CEO||Litpoodle||A visionary leader with a diverse background in manufacturing and technology, specializing in steel castings for heavy engineering applications|
|Rahul Pandey, Founder & CEO||Bonzai||An entrepreneur with extensive executive experience in digital media and brand management, passionate about building innovative technology solutions that empower marketers to create more demand|
|Shravan Rewari, CEO & Managing Director||ARI Simulation||A professional leader made an indelible mark on the global simulation and digital technology industry, passion for building world-class products that are designed, conceptualized, and produced indigenously has made him a true visionary|
|Suhani Jalota, Founder & CEO||Myna Mahila Foundation||A researcher and social entrepreneur building the future of women's work and health in low-income communities in India|