Designation: Head of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at swissnex India, Consulate General of Switzerland
Prateek Khare heads the innovation and entrepreneurship function at Swiss government’s office of education, research and innovation in India. He is responsible for a team that has coached (400+) Swiss innovators, researchers and deep-tech start-ups for India market entry. His team also coaches Swiss Fortune 500s for open innovation in India. Prateek’s expertise is in building operating models, brands and ecosystems from scratch.
Previously Prateek worked with Satyam where he worked with blue chip clients on Knowledge Management, Sports, BFSI, and Healthcare. He then developed and scaled people, processes and 17 products with a media and entertainment startup Livestream, worked with a boutique digital consulting startup SourceN where he built the target operating model for service delivery, Prateek then pursued Full Time MBA in Strategy and Entrepreneurship from University of Strathclyde Business School in Glasgow. When in Scotland, Prateek ran a small design enterprise education company, worked with a few Scottish SME's, and advised the Scottish government.