C. Shambu Prasad

C. Shambu Prasad, Co-editor is Professor, General Management-Strategy and Policy, at the Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA). At IRMA he chairs and coordinates the Incubator for Social Enterprises and Entrepreneurs for Development (ISEED), one of the few incubators in the country focused exclusively on rural, social, and collective enterprises (www.iseedirma.in). His expertise and research straddles several interdisciplinary fields such as social entrepreneurship, science and technology studies, rural livelihoods, ecosystem management, innovation management, and managing producer collectives. He is a recipient of the Villgro–CSIE–IITM award in 2013 for academic contribution to social entrepreneurship. Prior to joining IRMA, he spent a decade at Xavier Institute of Management Bhubaneswar and was Fulbright Senior Research Fellow at Cornell University (2013–14). He also serves on the Board of a few non-profit organizations and is an advisor and mentor to few social enterprises.

Author's books

Farming Futures: Emerging Social Enterprises in India

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A unique collection of 15 contemporary case studies documenting in detail social enterprises in agriculture, Farming Futures: Emerging Social Enterprises in India, edited by Ajit Kanitkar and C. Shambu Prasad…