Professor Anand Kusre is the 'Professor-in-Charge' of the Centre for Entrepreneurship. He has worked in the areas of technology development and commercialization for over 25 years having led national and international programmes. He has been one of the pioneers of early-stage financing of technology ventures in India. He was instrumental in introduction of Management of Technology programmes in leading technology and management institutes in India. He is associated with the major Science and Technological initiatives launched by the Government of India and leading financial institutions. His fields of interest include Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Management of New Ventures.