Aparna Ganesh

Aparna Ganesh
Class of 2017 Fellow

Aparna Ganesh

Senior Manager
Tata Trusts
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Education
  • BTech, Chemical Engineering, University of Madras
  • MS, Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology
Aparna, a general management professional, began her career as a researcher in life sciences at Tata Consultancy Services. She was then selected to participate in Tata Administrative Services, a general management leadership-development program. During her first year, Aparna had rotations in corporate finance, human resource development, and strategy at different Tata Group companies. After this, she became business development manager for Taj Khazana, a luxury retail boutique showcasing traditional arts and crafts of India. Before coming to Stanford, she was a senior manager with Tata Trusts, one of India’s largest philanthropies. Aparna was involved in developing the overall strategy for the nutrition vertical, managing programs and grants in the nutrition portfolio, and working with global food companies to develop affordable and nutritious products.