Dr. Nandita Sethi is the Founder & Managing Director of The Entrepreneur Zone which is a unit of Zen SkillProc Pvt. Ltd. Her passion for creating an Entrepreneurial India made her quit her job as a Professor and she founded The Entrepreneur Zone, which is entrepreneurship training and incubation centre that trains budding entrepreneurs and incubates their ideas to turn them into ventures. She has several years of experience in postgraduate teaching and research in reputed B-Schools and has trained several executives in Corporate Training Programs on Global Markets, Business Trends, Corporate Reforms, Strategy and Leadership.
She has authored the book “The Asia Pacific Region: Emerging Opportunities for India” and edited the books, “Global Meltdown: Regional Impacts” and two volumes of “Rethinking India’s Growth Strategy: Services vs Manufacturing”. She is the editor of the “Journal of International Economics” published by Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad. She is also on advisory board of many research journals. Her areas of interest are International Business, Asian markets, Entrepreneurship and Leadership. She was part of the Indian delegation to Thailand in the ICSSR-NRCT round table where she presented a paper, “Globalization, Growth and Economic Ties: An Indo-Thai Perspective”. She has written and presented many papers in National and International conferences.
She is a scholarship holder in M.A, M.Phil from Hyderabad Central University and a recipient of the All-India ICSSR Teacher–Research Fellowship for doctoral research from Osmania University. She held a board position in the Young Presidents Organization, Hyd chapter, during 2011-13. She is the Co-Convener of Learning & Development in CII-IWN, Telangana. She is the Charter Member of TiE, Hyderabad Chapter. She is also mentor for TiE, BYST, GIT & ISB-TEP. Today her mission is to integrate entrepreneurship training deeply into the existing Educational system so that we see more startup activities on campuses and create a culture and thinking which is highly entrepreneurial.