Gautam Karjgi

Trustee and Project Head, Anandwan Smart Village

"Gautam Karajgi is a mechanical engineer and a management consultant graduated frpm SPJIMR. He is currently working as a senior manager with Pal and Partner Entrepreneurial Services, Mumbai to set up a milk supply chain at a small town Kuppam in Bangalore. He is also the director of HiBricks Solutions, a company that operates an online platform Santrawale.com Prior, he helped Pal and Partner Entrepreneurial Services conceptualise and set up entire operations of a company named Citrus International Private Limited at Nanded, which is a leading company in India in fruit concentrates, providing market to over 10,000 citrus farmers in India. He was with McKinsey Knowledge Centre of McKinsey and Company at Delhi as a manufacturing analyst. He has worked as Senior Engineer with Kirloskar Oil Engines Limited where he set up an oil engine manufacturing plant at Kolhapur.

In addition to his corporate responsibilities, he also works for and supports activities of a leading non-profit organisation (Maharogi Sewa Samiti, Warora). Here he is driving the smart village initiative at Anandwan village. He is passionate about technology and its applications for upliftment of the downtrodden in rural setup. He aims to transform Anandwan into the first smart village in India. He is passionate about smart villages, digital revolution and apple products. "

About the Speaker's Talk

Gautam Karjgi, an MBA & a mechanical engineer is turning his passion for technology into vocation of digital revolution and setting up smart villages.