Rishi is a Business & Human Rights (B&HR) specialist with enriching experiences from his work in Supply Chain management, implementing Sustainability projects and Manufacturing. Rishi has two decades of accomplishments in developing innovative business solutions, with a strong commitment for respecting & promoting Human Rights in the value chains. People engagement, empathy, cultural sensitivities, gathering stories of people and power of collectives are at the heart of Rishi’s impactful.
Rishi’s key areas of implementation are UN Guiding Principles and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs- 1,5,10, 12 & 17). Rishi has delivered 4 Human Rights Impact Assessments (HRIA) in India (pharma, tech, engineering & agri sectors) and continues to support our Human Rights Due Diligence work for the UK and EU based companies. Some of Rishi’s impactful work also includes mapping of Mica supply chain in India, enabling Gender Equality within factories and promoting circular economy. At Hewlett Packard Company (2005-10), Rishi piloted a unique capacity buildingmodel for suppliers & contract manufacturers, which was instrumental in shaping HP’s supplier capability programme.
Rishi has directly trained more than 1,150 managers and workers on Responsible Business practices and facilitated various multistakeholder forums on Business & Human Rights- in the Electronics sector (India) and Garments sector (India & Bangladesh).
Rishi holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering, MBA in International Business from University of Birmingham (UK), trained in transformative methods by Landmark Education and certified project manager from Deloitte.
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