Nicole Rangel is the co-founder of Leher, a child rights organisation which works on promoting a preventive thrust to child protection – at the primary level, through collaboration between communities and governments, and for every child.
She has worked in the field of child rights and child protection for more than 20 years. A part of the early team of CHILDLINE India Foundation (CIF), Nicole played a key role in the incorporation of the CHILDLINE1098 emergency helpline for children, into the child protection system of the Government of India. Nicole received a BSc from Mumbai University and an MA in Social Work from the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.
Ashley Menezes is partner and COO at ChrysCapital. He has been with the firm since 2000 and oversees its diligence, regulatory and industry relationships, legal, compliance, finance, and operations. He is a private equity veteran and has served on the IVCA board, including being the vice-chairman, for many years and has also served as a member of the CII National Committee of private equity and other industry bodies.
Prior to ChrysCapital, Ashley was with KPMG, in its information technology and US GAAP practices where among other things, he was involved in the ADR issues and NYSE/NASDAQ listings of several leading Indian companies. Ashley is a rank-holding chartered accountant and received a bachelor’s degree in commerce from Mumbai University.