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Abhijith Jayanthi
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Title and Organization: Managing Coordinator - Global Issues, TakingITGlobal
Gender and Age: Male, 28
Location: Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
Country of Residence: India India
Country of Birth: India India
Nationalities: Indian Indian
Citizenships: India India
Languages: English , Hindi , Telugu
Website: Website http://www.simplyjith.blogspot.in/
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Abhijith Jayanthi is the managing coordinator for Global Issues Project at TakingITGlobal. Earlier, he has held positions such as Campaigner/Team Leader - Digital Citizenship - Global Issues; Work and Economics Editor - Understanding Issues and Events and Open Forums Editor at TakingITGlobal.

Abhijith Jayanthi is a first generation entrepreneur with experience in renewable energy and industrial infrastructure. Having worked across India, Far & Middle East and African geographies, Abhijith brings his expertise in business diligence, strategy design, devising policy framework, investment advisory and asset management.

He currently serves as a Consultant to World Bank where he handles technology related initiatives particularly focused on renewable energy sources - Solar Technologies, Rural Energy Access Initiatives. Also, Abhijith serves as a Member of Non-PDP Data Metrics for Policy-Making Working Group of Generic Names Supporting Organization (GNSO) – part of The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). Among other roles, Abhijith currently serves as the non-executive director on Board of Servomax Group of Companies and as a Member of National Governing Councils for Solar Energy Society of India and Indian Association of Energy Management Professionals (Treasurer).

Outside his business interests, Abhijith is passionate about youth empowerment and through his Non-Profit - Olive Foundation - is working towards creating livelihood opportunities for youth in vulnerable areas. Abhijith is / was also associated with various International Non-Profits/ bodies, such as The Pixel Project, Wikimedia Foundation, UNFPA and Global Unification International.

Abhijith holds a Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering (Power) from IIT Delhi and a Bachelor Degree in Economics and Management from University of London (LSE). He is a certified energy manager (BEE) and has diplomas/certificates in areas of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Graduate School of Business, Stanford University), Religion (Harvard University), Design and Innovation Policy in Developing Countries (UNU – MERIT), Public Relations & Advertising amongst others.

During his free time, he enjoys travelling, exploring new places and has been to 63 Countries.
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