Prof Abha Rishi is currently the CEO for the Atal Incubation Centre, BIMTECH. She is also the Chairperson for the Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development (CIED) at BIMTECH & an Associate Professor in International Business. She has 23 years of experience in the field of international trade- in industry and academics. She is an EEC Honors, STVP, Stanford University, PhD, M. Phil, PGDIBO, MFT and MIB.
She is a CRISP 2014 (Chevening Rolls Royce Science and Innovation Leadership Programme) scholar at Said Business School, University of Oxford. She is also a Fulbright Research Fellow from India at Rutgers University, Newark, USA for 2009-10. She has also been selected for the 10 K Women Global Programme under the aegis of Goldman Sachs- London Business School, held in India with NEN. She was the Programme Director from BIMTECH for UP and Orissa for the BIMTECH ISB Goldman Sachs 10000 Women global project.