Desai, Vishakha N. - from United States
Country of meeting: in the year 2007
Director on the Corporate Board of Mahindra and Mahindra, one of the five largest global companies in India. Is Senior Advisor for Global Affairs to the President of Columbia University, Vice-Chair of the Committee on Global Thought and Senior Research Scholar in Global Studies at the School of International and Public Affairs.
Dr. Desai served as President and CEO of the Asia Society, a global organization dedicated to strengthening partnerships among peoples of Asia and the U.S. from 2004 through 2012.
Before joining the Asia Society in 1990, Dr. Desai was at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston as a Curator for Indian and Southeast Asian art and as the Head of Public Programs and Academic Affairs.
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