Mr. Harshal Shah
CEO, AIC-NMIMS Incubation Centre
Harshal is currently the CEO of AIC-NMIMS Incubation Centre and is also a mentor at the Kirit P. Mehta School of Law, one of India’s premier private law institute founded under the NMIMS banner. Harshal, by profession is a trained Lawyer and Chartered Accountant. He has pursued his maters in law (L.L.M.) from Harvard Law School and his legal education from Government Law College (Mumbai). He is a member of the New York State Bar Association (United States), Institute of Chartered Accountants of India & the Bar Council of Maharashtra & Goa (India).
Harshal is an entrepreneur himself and is also the Co-Founder of Awarathon, a Start-up focusing on creating a cloud based first-of-its-kind platform which seeks to revolutionize the way trainings are conducted in India by infusing data analytics in a classroom. He is also the Founder/Ideator of NMIMS Chancellor’s Challenge which aims on developing and nurturing entrepreneurship among the students of NMIMS/SVKM group of Institutions.
Roshan currently manages the administrative, technical and logistical activities at the AIC-NMIMS Incubation Centre. He comes with a very rich knowledge and experience from diverse domains not limited to research and development, intellectual property management and innovation management. He majored in Microbiology and Human Genetics during his graduation and post-graduation. He later completed a Ph.D from Indian Council of Medical Research (NIRRH), Mumbai and was awarded a post-doctoral fellow at the prestigious Uniformed Services in Health Sciences, Maryland, United States.
Before joining NMIMS, Roshan worked as a Manager in the Innovation Management program at Venture Center, the technology business incubator of CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune. Prior to this he worked as a Senior Innovation Fellow and Head, IPR-section of the National Innovation Foundation-India, an autonomous body of DST-India working on promoting grassroots innovations. He has vast experience in IP-management and has managed Government schemes for Start-ups (NIDHI-PRAYAS and BIRAC-BIG). He also actively mentors Start-ups on technology development and IP-protection for their ideas/technologies.
Dr. Roshan Yedery
Manager, AIC-NMIMS Incubation Centre
Ms. Nandini M.
Coordinator, AIC-NMIMS Incubation Centre
Nandini coordinates the day-to-day administrative and logistical requirements of the AIC-NMIMS Incubation Centre. She holds a B.Com from Deccan Education Society’s Kirti M. D. College, Mumbai University, M.Com with specialization in Management and M.A with specialization in English Literature, both from Institute of Open and Distance Learning, Mumbai University.
Prior to joining AIC-NMIMS Incubation Centre she has worked in various administrative capacities that include Exam Coordinator at Mukesh Patel School of Technology Management & Engineering, Mumbai, Assistant to the Vice Provost & Dean – School of Business Management, NMIMS, Mumbai and Admissions Coordinator at NMIMS, Mumbai. Prior to NMIMS she has worked with Aditya Birla group and other reputed organizations in areas of operations, marketing and business development.