Hema Hattangady - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)


Day 2
6:30 pm

From Reading to Doing: How Books Inspire Entrepreneurs

Hema Hattangady, Mukesh Bansal, Rajesh Jain with Archana Rai


Hema Hattangady has over 25 years of experience as an entrepreneur and corporate executive and over 12 years as an impact investor, board member and mentor. She has served as an independent director on the board of Ace Designers Ltd. and on publicly traded SKF India Ltd and Nelco Ltd. (a Tata group company).

She is currently on the board of Bangalore International Centre. She is an adjunct Professor and advisor to The Takshashila Institution, an independent centre for research and education in public policy.

She has co-authored ‘Lift Off- Transforming Conzerv’, on her journey of leading Conzerv with her husband Ashok Hattangady until their exit to Schenider Electric Ltd.
Conzerv is a case study that was taught at the HBS Advanced Management Program and at the MBA in entrepreneurship at Babson College for 11 years.