Leadership Team

Wadhwani Foundation’s efforts on large-scale job creation through innovation, entrepreneurship and skill development are supported by a passionate leadership team committed to creating exponential change. The Foundation’s leadership is handpicked from the best talent cutting across skill-sets, competencies and diverse experience, and epitomizes distinguished career profiles.


Ajay Kela

President & CEO


Javier Campos

Managing Director, Latin America


Hesham Abdelghaffar

Head, MENA and Turkey


Oludare Kodaolu

Head, West Africa


Samir Sathe

Head, Wadhwani Advantage


Sunil Dahiya

Head, Wadhwani Opportunity


Sunita Singh

Co-Founder NEN and EVP, WF


Atul Raja

EVP, Global Marketing


Austin Thomas

EVP, Impact Measurement and Partnerships


Swati Mittal

Financial Controller


Satyasai Sylada

Chief Mentor, Human Resources


Raghu Mallena

Chief Technology Officer