Sreenivas Narayanan

Founder and Group Managing Director of Asia Society for Social Improvement and Sustainable Transformation (ASSIST)

Sreeni Narayanan is the Founder and Group Managing Director of Asia Society for Social Improvement and Sustainable Transformation (ASSIST), a self-sustaining non-government organization (NGO) headquartered in the Philippines. With a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering and a Master of Business Administration, he has led ASSIST in managing projects in over 20 countries across Asia while maintaining offices in five countries.

Since its founding, Mr. Narayanan has streamlined the organization’s Social Actions projects, with his ability to challenge conventional thinking, catalyzing positive change, and building enduring partnerships for progress in key thematic areas such as Health, Disaster Risk Management, Food Security & Agriculture, Sustainable Economy & Living, Education & Skills Development, and other cross-cutting themes. Mr. Narayanan is also the brain behind ASSIST’s other social ventures, which includes iMPACT Magazine, a first-of-its-kind mixed media magazine that aims to capacitate working professionals and students of development sector.