During the month of October, IBD Director of Business Development David Richardson traveled to India and Singapore to meet with Berkeley-Haas alumni and friends of the IBD program.
David’s travels included a few days in Bangalore, where he met with local alumni gathered together by Aditya Gokarn of Triton Valves Ltd. He also visited with managers from Lucep, Housejoy, and Hotelogix.
After Bangalore, David flew to Pune, where he met with the management team of ElectroMech Material Handling Systems, and visited their factory floor. He also paid a visit to Divgi TorqTransfer Systems and Lend-A-Hand India (a local NGO).
Next up was New Delhi, where David met with USAID at the U.S. Embassy, toured a Freedom English Academy classroom, and co-hosted a Berkeley-Haas alumni event along with Abhishek Khemka of Nandini Impex. The next day included a visit to World Health Partners.
After New Delhi, David traveled to Singapore, where he met with the startups Banff Cyber Technologies and Lucep. He also met with the Counsellor, Innovation and Trade Affairs, for the Embassy of Finland in Singapore.
Check out some of David’s India and Singapore trip photos here: https://flic.kr/s/aHsm4VfjW9