Snehal Verma is a first-generation entrepreneur, an innovator and an eager beaver and believes that technology coupled with nature holds the key to global problems. She is passionate about marine and freshwater ecosystems, especially blue whales. As a Co-founder at NatureDots, she specializes in being a generalist, leading the R&D, product development team and nature-solutions team.
She brings diverse industry and business experience of 6+ years, accelerating high impact ideas with innovative solutions. Ensuring nutritional and livelihood security for 2M+ people, she developed 7+ forest-based value chains, managed 10+ end-to-end renewable energy projects, and worked closely with grassroots to global corporations to governments including, Government of India, WWF, Tetra Tech, Ramsar International.
A trained computer science engineer-turned forester with an MBA from IIFM-India, she is currently a Fulbright Fellow and MEM candidate (Water Resources Management) at the Nicholas School of Environment and Earth Sciences, Duke University