Srivardhini K. Jha is a faculty member with the N. S. Raghavan Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore. Her research focus is on Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the emerging country context. In particular, she studies social entrepreneurship, hybrid ventures, collaborative strategies for societal transformation, and innovation strategies of multinational enterprises in emerging markets. She has published in several peer reviewed international journals such as MIS Quarterly, MIT Sloan Management Review, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences and others. She is a regular presenter at the Academy of Management, Academy of International Business, and Strategic Management Society conferences. She holds a post-doc from the McGill Centre for the Convergence of Health and Economics, an FPM in Corporate Strategy and Policy from Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, an MS in Management Science and Engineering from Stanford University and a BS is Information Science and Engineering from Bangalore University. Prior to entering academia, she has held senior managerial positions at Microsoft, Sun Microsystems, and Infosys.