Nikita joined the IITB Trust Lab as the Program Manager in 2023. Prior to that she was the Vice President (Research, Policy & Documentation) at the Energy Swaraj Foundation.
Mukul Joshi is a successful entrepreneur with 2 decades of experience in software R&D and product engineering. Prior to joining Trust Lab Mukul was a VP at Turing (a Unicorn now) & was a part of its AI/ML leadership. Mukul started his entrepreneurial journey in 2008. His company SpotOn became a boutique/niche software technology and R&D services company that grew organically over a period of 9 years. Mukul exited it in 2018. SpotOn was acquired by Nitor where Mukul worked as a Senior VP of Engineering and Technology for 2.5 years. There he built the technology practice, IP led developments while simultaneously handling the entire Enterprise P&L including Sales, engineering & delivery responsibilities. Before starting his Entrepreneurial journey, Mukul worked at GS-Lab, IBM Research Lab and Persistent Systems.
Sunita brings a strong background in service desk management and office administration. In her previous role at IRCC, IIT Bombay, she gained valuable experience in "Support and Development of ERP System." She holds a B.Sc in Information Technology from the University of Mumbai.
Marketing and Communications Manager
Sharba has over 15 years of experience in writing in both digital and print media. She started her career in a national daily; dabbled in instructional design for a while before moving on to technical writing. Prior to joining the IITB Trust Lab, she worked in a number of roles in various organizations such as The Statesman, Tata Interactive Systems, Adobe Inc, Lionbridge Technologies, and the IIT Bombay Alumni Association. Her portfolio of work includes news reports, e-learning courses, white papers, user manuals, e-magazines, newsletters, website pages, annual reports, and Class Yearbooks. Sharba holds an MA in English Literature from Jadavpur University, a Diploma in Book Publishing from the University of Calcutta, and an MA in Technical Writing from Texas Tech University, USA.