Rathish Balakrishnan is a co-founder and Managing Partner at Sattva Consulting. Rathish leads Sattva’s engagements with Foundations and non-profits across India and South East Asia. As part of his role, Rathish has extensive experience in conceptualising and implementing large-scale solutions that brings together leading foundations, corporations, civil society organisations and the government. He has extensive hands-on experience across a wide range of sectors including Education, Healthcare, Skill development, Livelihoods, Women Empowerment, Forced Labour and Child Rights. Over the last ten years, Rathish has worked closely with leading non-profit leaders in enabling organisations to scale their impact. Together with the non-profit leaders, Rathish has designed and helped implement long term organisational strategies, operational effectiveness initiatives and rigorous governance structures that enable them to scale their impact. Rathish has contributed at both state and national level policy discussions across education and skill development. He is a published author and TEDx speaker. Prior to Sattva, Rathish worked across multi-national and international organisations across research, engineering, product management and corporate strategy divisions. He is a graduate from BITS Pilani.