Nandan is an entrepreneurship enthusiast with a core interest in the agriculture value chain, livelihoods, and tribal development. A Senior Associate working for the Social Protection vertical at Swaniti. A TISS alumnus, Nandan is a development professional with one year of experience in agriculture value chain management. He has worked with Mumbai-based Agriculture Enterprise to execute the ‘Farm-2-Consumer Initiative’, a project funded by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), to build market linkages for small farmers while supplying fresh & hygienic food to consumers in Mumbai. Additionally, he has executed a pilot venture in direct-from-farm market linkages of fruits and vegetables in partnership with farmer producer groups based in Nashik.