Sunit Shrestha is founder & Managing Director of ChangeFusion, a non-profit institute under Thai Rural Reconstruction Movement Foundation under the Royal Patronage. ChangeFusion supports social enterprises in various areas including appropriate technology for sustainable agriculture for lower income rural farmers, sustainable tourism and more.
Sunit also collaborates to design the setup of social investment funds for emerging social entrepreneurs in Thailand & Asia through UnLtd Programs in Southeast Asia, Change Ventures (a social investment holding company) and B-KIND Fund (Thailand's first Socially Responsible Investment Fund with the fund size of 46M USD). He also involved in innovative public policy fostering through different posts; second secretary (2010 - 2011) to the National Social Enterprise Committee chaired by the Prime Minister. He became an Ashoka Fellow in 2009.
27 Jun 2019
Business models structured to embed social purpose in their DNA are emerging in Asia. The introduction of new laws, accreditation and certification processes are the first steps in establishing legal and regulatory frameworks for these models to collaborate with private…Read More