Ashok Varma leads the Agriculture & Social sector practice for PwC India. The practice embodies the purpose statement of PwC which is “to build trust in society and solve important problems”. Ashok has over 22 years of professional experience of providing advisory services to Central and State Governments, Public Sector and International Development agencies. His experience cuts across the sectors of agriculture, education, energy &; utilities, skills, public health, traditional textiles, gender equality, livelihood and sustainable development. He specializes in public policy advisory and designing of operation frameworks for implementation of social initiatives by public and private sector clients.