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Yash Mehrotra

Senior Project Associate, NITI Aayog Artificial Intelligence project

Yash is a Computer Science Engineer with a sharp focus in applying technology to the social sector. He comes with a strong foundation in technology having worked with Microsoft and InMobi prior to joining the IIC. He also headed his own startup which focused on reselling of goods in secondary and tertiary markets with the aim to reduce waste that is generated at an industrial scale. Yash is also the founder of SheBleeds (www.SheBleeds.in) and is vocal about fighting the taboo around menstruation within India.

Through the IIC he aims to leverage his technical experience for the better application of technology at a national scale - he is currently working with NITI Aayog as the Senior Project Associate, helping them design and implement an NLP toolkit.