Anant Vats

Sector Livelihoods

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Year Jan 19

Tribal Smart Technologies Pvt Ltd

Makeinvillage.net

They make automated machines to convert local bamboo into usable products.
They collaborate actively with tribals for the production of these products.
Through the process of innovation, they aim to bring market sensitivity and innovation to remote tribal areas.
In collaboration with partners, they sell the products as part of the makeinvillage brand.
Currently, their products include bamboo pens, bamboo straws, tags, and solar lamps.

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About the Social Entrepreneurs

Anant worked with Infosys for two years in Bangalore and US from 2006 to 2008. Prior to setting up Tribal Smart Technologies, he founded 2 organisations – Anveshan Recycling, a plastic recycling company and Techieworks Solutions Pvt Ltd, a services company providing remote maintenance services to US and Canada.

By education, he has a B.E in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA in Marketing/Operations