Nita M. Ambani
Nita Ambani is an educationist, philanthropist, businesswoman and a noted proponent of sports. Nita is the Founder Chairperson of Reliance Foundation, which has impacted the lives of over seven million people. She provides leadership to 14 schools and is the Founder Chairperson of Dhirubhai Ambani International School, India’s No. 1 International School. She heads the Sir H.N. Reliance Foundation Hospital, a state-of-the-art multi-specialty hospital in Mumbai.Read More
Rohan Sippy is a filmmaker who has directed popular films like Kuch Naa Kaho, Bluffmaster, Dum Maaro Dum and Nautanki Saala. As a producer his credits include films such as Taxi 9211, The President Is Coming, and Chandni Chowk to China. He also writes for a variety of publications, including India Today, Mid-Day & Man's World, and has served as a columnist for the Indian Express.
Siddharth Roy Kapur
MD, Disney India
In his role as the Managing Director, Siddharth Roy Kapur has led Disney India to great heights. Under his leadership the studio has produced and released universally appreciated films like Rang De Basanti, A Wednesday!, Paan Singh Tomar, Barfi!, The Lunchbox, Shahid, Haider and Ship of Theseus.
Isha M Ambani
Director, Reliance Jio and Reliance Retail
Is a director at Reliance Jio and Reliance Retail. She is currently involved in launching Jio, Reliance industries' latest venture into technology in India. Previously, she served as a business analyst at McKinsey and Company's New York office. She graduated from Yale University (2013) with a double major in Psychology and South Asian Studies. At Yale she served as president of the South Asian Society. Ms. Ambani remains actively interested in South Asian issues and is particularly interested in the field of education.
Zoya Akhtar is a director and screenwriter who made her directorial debut in 2009 with the critically acclaimed Luck By Chance. She followed it up with films like Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara and, most recently, Dil Dhadakne Do. In 2013, she also directed a short film, 'Sheila Ki Jawani' as part of an anthology celebrating 100 years of Indian cinema, Bombay Talkies
Vishal Bhardwaj is a multiple National Award winning writer, producer, music composer and director. After providing memorable music for films like Maachis, Godmother and Satya, Vishal made his directorial debut with the delightful children's film Makdee in 2002. Since then, he has made critically and commercially acclaimed films like Maqbool, Omkara, Kaminey and Haider, for which he won the National Award for Best Director.
Dibakar Banerjee is an Indian film director, screenwriter and producer. He started his career in advertising but quickly established his mark in films when his first two features, Khosla ka Ghosla (2006) and Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! (2008), won National Film Awards. Since then, he has made the political thriller Shanghai (2012), a short film called 'Star' in Bombay Talkies (2013), an anthology celebrating 100 years of Indian Cinema, and most recently, Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! (2015), based on the fictional detective character. He has also co-produced Kanu Behl's debut feature, Titli (2015), which was selected in the Un Certain Regard section of the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.