Bhavna Mathur is the Country Program Manager at IDEX Accelerator and is responsible for the success, outreach and sustainability of the IDEX intervention in India. Her role involves working closely with a diverse group of fellows, social enterprises and mentors to enhance the intrapreneurial development experience. Prior to IDEX, Bhavna worked with the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO), managing technology development programmes for small and medium enterprises in emerging markets. In sync with the industrial development strategy of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, she spearhead several interventions for the development of green manufacturing technologies , intellectual property rights and technology upgradation in SMEs. Bhavna holds an MSc in Environment and Development from the London School of Economics, UK , a Masters in Economics from Jawaharlal Nehru University, India and a Bachelors in Economics from Delhi University. Her passion for economics and development has always driven her to develop solutions that integrate the two and work for development that is inclusive and sustainable. Keeping her passion for the subject alive, Bhavna often mentors students across schools, universities and business schools in the subject of economics.