Education: Microelectronics, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Summary: Deepanwita Chattopadhyay is responsible for developing the first Life Science Research Park in India and establishing a sustainable innovation and knowledge cluster around a science park through a Public-Private Partnership model. She has deep interest in entrepreneurship, incubation and institution building.
Deepanwita is the Founder Chairman of Support Elders Pvt. Ltd., a startup committed to providing integrated care for the elderly. She serves as a Director on the Boards of IKP Investment Management Company Pvt. Ltd. and the US-India Science & Technology Endowment Board, as a member of the Governing Body of the National Institute of Immunology and the Lucknow Biotech Park, a member of the Wellcome Trust’s Committee on Affordable Healthcare in India and several government committees. She is an Executive Council Member of the Society for Technology Managers (STEM) and the past President of the Indian STEPs & Business Incubators Association (ISBA). She also served as an international Director on the Board of the International Association of Science Parks (IASP) for 2 years till May 2012.”