Ingrid Srinath is Director of the Centre for Social Impact and Philanthropy at Ashoka University. Previously she was Chief Executive of Hivos India, and has also been Executive Director of Childline India.
From 2008 to 2012 she served as Secretary General of CIVICUS, the global network of civil society organisations, and before that was Chief Executive of India’s leading child rights advocacy organisation, Child Rights and You. Ingrid serves on the board of the international NGO Accountability Charter, UNDP’s CSO Advisory Committee, and the World Economic Forum NGO Advisory Group, and represents civil society in diverse fora including the UN, the World Bank, the IMF as well as national and regional networks and events. She holds a BA from Elphinstone College, Mumbai and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata.