As Executive Director for Water.org, Manoj brings over 23 years of experience in the consulting and development sectors. In his current role, Manoj is responsible for scaling Water.org operations in India, establishing new partnerships and converting innovative thinking into new financial models. The goal is to push financial inclusion to bring change. Prior to joining Water.org, Manoj spent last six years with SightLife, a global leader in eliminating corneal blindness, as Country Director, India & Nepal, and Senior Director, Strategic Initiatives, Asia. His committed efforts resulted in partners growing by over 400% increase in cornea transplants to 13,000 in 2015 and 8 eye banks achieving international quality standards. Prior to SightLife, Manoj was closely involved with various supply chain, procurement and IT organizations based out of Pittsburgh and Minneapolis, USA. Manoj has an MBA from Fuqua School of Business, Duke University.