Social Enterprise Seminar
Dr. Ranganayakulu Bodavala, Founder and Managing Director, Thrive Energy Technologies
Marc Mitchell, Lecturer on Global Health, Department of Global Health and Population
Dr. S V Subramanian, Professor of Population Health and Geography, Harvard School of Public Health
Ranganayakulu Bodavala (Ranga) has 16 years of experience as a consultant in public health systems in World Bank funded health projects in India, JICA funded projects in Uzbekistan, Malawi, and UNICEF in Afghanistan. Hailing from an agricultural family and from a village in India, Ranga is interested in simple technologies that make the life of women and child better, safe and productive. The technologies could be in water treatment, pumping, communication and home lighting. Ranga has an MBA and Ph.D in information systems and was a Takemi Fellow in Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, from 1999-2000.