Ashish Kumar

Ashish joined Shell Foundation in 2016 in a role leading and managing incubation and innovation themed activities across the portfolio.

Prior to joining Shell Foundation, Ashish had several years of experience in consulting and in-house roles in the private, public and development sector including at leading business and policy advisory firm Dalberg. There he advised several multilateral, DFI and private sector clients on bottom-up innovation work (by applying Human Centred Design etc) across Sub-Saharan Africa and India in the areas of financial inclusion, healthcare delivery, employment and education among others.

Ashish holds an MBA from University of Oxford, and B.Tech. from IIT Roorkee, India.

Content by Ashish Kumar
  • Publication - Policy paper

    Carbon credits where credits are due: How Rwanda can generate green investment from electric mobility offsets

    Rwanda’s Ministry of Infrastructure is working with the private sector to scale up electric mobility in Rwanda. Rwanda-based electric motorbike company Ampersand, is seeking to generate carbon offsets from the greenhouse gas reductions that its electric motorbikes will generate compared to combustion engine motorbikes, and received initial supported for this purpose from...

    18 Oct 2021 | Daniel Scheerooren, Ingo Puhl, Frederic Gagnon-Lebrun, Ashish Kumar, Adia Umulisa, Jonathan Bower