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Ronit Kanwar


Ronit Kanwar is an Associate at Schmidt Futures where he works on Talent, building strategic partnerships, and developing new initiatives.

He is passionate about building companies for good and is a proud advocate of social entrepreneurship. Prior to Schmidt Futures, Ronit co-founded Empower Energy, a rural distribution network in India. Empower Energy is an award-winning social enterprise which has distributed solar lamps across the state of Odisha.  Ronit has been named on the Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia list and is a World Economic Forum Global Shaper.

Ronit holds a B.A. in Economics and Management from the University of Oxford.