PR Ganapathy is the regional director of Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies (Stanford Seed). Previously, he was the president of Villgro, a funder and incubator of social enterprises, and a co-founder of the Menterra Social Impact Fund. He is also the co-founder of Haqdarshak, a social enterprise.
Prior to moving to the development sector in 2011, he worked at large Indian corporations such as the Tata Group and Infosys, and co-founded a venture-funded start-up. He has an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad and an Honors degree in Mathematics from Hindu College.