Pradeep Kashyap, Founder MART, who is known as the father of rural marketing in India has confirmed as a guest speaker for the next Impact Circle Meeting in Delhi, on the 22nd November. Mr. Kashyap is recognised as a thought leader and is a regular speaker at CEO forums in India and abroad. He has been Marketing Advisor to Ministry of Rural Development and has served on Prime Minister Office and Chief Minister Committees on rural development. He is a World Bank and United Nations consultant. He was Chairman, Khadi Commission National Marketing Committee and member of the NABARD and SIDBI national advisory committees. He has worked relentlessly to create tens of thousands of livelihoods for rural poor through collective marketing, public private partnerships and the 300 Gramshree melas organised in 75 cities for sale of rural products. He co-created Project Shakti with Hindustan Unilever to appoint 46,000 poor women from micro finance groups as company dealers and has pioneered another low cost, last mile rural distribution model by appointing village entrepreneurs on bicycles for many FMCG and durable companies.

When: 22nd November, 2012 (4:00 pm – 6:00 pm)
Where: Delhi-NCR
Fees: By Invite Only, if you wish to attend please contact Digbijoy Shukla: