Sunit Shrestha is founder & Managing Director of ChangeFusion, a non-profit institute under Thai Rural Reconstruction Movement Foundation under the Royal Patronage. ChangeFusion supports social enterprises in various areas including appropriate technology for sustainable agriculture for lower income rural farmers, sustainable tourism and more.
Sunit also collaborates to design the setup of social investment funds for emerging social entrepreneurs in Thailand & Asia through UnLtd Programs in Southeast Asia, Change Ventures (a social investment holding company) and B-KIND Fund (Thailand's first Socially Responsible Investment Fund with the fund size of 46M USD). He also involved in innovative public policy fostering through different posts; second secretary (2010 - 2011) to the National Social Enterprise Committee chaired by the Prime Minister. He became an Ashoka Fellow in 2009.
08 Jun 2017
Technology is revolutionizing various industries across the world ranging from finance (fintech) to agriculture (agtech). The potential is vast for technological innovations to modernize the ways in which knowledge is delivered and disseminated as evident in in the rise of edtech globally.
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