Wadhwani Foundation’s National Entrepreneur Network (NEN) runs a practitioner’s course on entrepreneurship for master’s and graduating students, and professionals.
The students and professionals are encouraged to start a Practice Venture (PV) where they implement what they learn in theory, thus empowering them with real-world entrepreneurship skills through:
We strongly believe that entrepreneurship is a life skill encouraging intrapreneurship, driving long-term entrepreneurship and enhancing job prospects.
Students from India, Philippines, Indonesia, Egypt, South-East-West Africa and Latin America are currently taking NEN courses.
Wadhwani Foundation’s primary mission is to accelerate economic development in emerging economies and drive high-value job creation through entrepreneurship, innovation and skills development. Founded in 2000 by Silicon Valley entrepreneur Dr. Romesh Wadhwani, today the Foundation is scaling impact in 25 countries across Asia, Africa, and Latin America.
Dr. Kela leads the Foundation’s initiatives globally and is driving its expansion across Asia, Africa and Latin America.
Rajeev is working towards enabling a vibrant Wadhwani Foundation Ecosystem Platform which will connect WF beneficiaries (across the WA, WE and WO Initiatives) to peers, mentors, experts, service providers, customers, and others.
Based in Mexico City, Javier heads the Foundation’s Latin American Operations.
Sunita drives the Foundation’s global expansion.