About Us


Collabzo Solutions (P) Ltd., is a Social Enterprise formed with the objective of creating sustainable business solutions for meeting the aspirations of people living at the bottom of the pyramid all over the world. Now in our fourth year of operations, we have served multiple social businesses directly as well as through our co-founded platform, RurAlly. We have worked to create sustainable models for Tsunami widows running cashew nut processing plants; helping to protect lives and livelihoods through propagation of Micro insurance in cyclone prone areas; or creating accessibility for women to reusable sanitary napkins.

The core strength of Collabzo lies in using digital Business Platforms to enable world class products and services to be accessible to our for our target population, with affordability and availability. We focus on three thematic areas

Health and hygiene
Education and employability
Livelihood enablement

Our strong digital business processes and systems enable high quality of services in a sustainable business model.

Rural Operational Model

We believe in building strong collaborations and business partnerships to serve our target communities. What sets us apart and makes us unique is our belief that our communities are neither beneficiaries nor customers but equal stake holders in our journey of growth.

Our business model and platform ensure the strengthening of the Village Level economy by creating globally supported local business communities, supporting independent entrepreneurships.

MEET THE TEAM

Atanu Ghosh

CTO

In spanning over 35 years in designing, developing and managing software technology, Atanu designs, guides and manages CollabZo’s technology for our products as well as customer requirements. His vast experience in Banking and Retail is well known as is his in depth experience in Microsoft Technologies. In the past Atanu has led development teams at Ollivetti, Trisoft and DVS and has mentored and advised numerous Technology companies as well on various aspects. He has been part of the CollabZo core team since 2009.

Hilary Shipstone

C0- Founder & Executive Director

Hilary is a co-founder and Executive Director of Collabzo Solutions. She is leading operations of the company. Hilary is a Post Graduate in Marketing and Advertising and has founded and led companies in the past in the domain of Logistics and transport. She brings a rich experience in Organizational Services and ensuring quality deliveries. She has a rich experience with companies like Network Ltd. and Cox and Kings.



Shabnam Samuel S

Director "US operations"

Shabnam, is a co-founder and the Director of US operations, and has been an integral part of the team since 2007. With extensive experience in Business Development, having worked with companies like AT& T and Cellular One, this Social Media Professional has worked closely with the Economic Development Departments of various Counties in the US, and with the Education Department, as well as Corporate Customers and Partners





Vishwa Bandhu

Vice President

Vishwa Bandhu is the Vice President of CollabZo Solutions (P) Ltd. He is an entrepreneurial executive with more than 24 years of experience in strategic planning, managing business operations, and developing new markets. His prior stint was as the Zonal Manager of the Eastern Zone for HCL Infosystems. At CollabZo, Vishwa Bandhu focuses on sales operations and finance.




Dr. Rohit Shipstone

Co-Founder

Dr. Rohit Shipstone, a co-founder is currently involved as a Business Advisor on the board of CollabZo Solutions (P) Ltd. , focusing on collaboration and E- learning solutions. Rohit has a rich experience in working in the IT sector for the last 25 years. A member of the NITRON CIRCLE OF EXPERTS and Human Capital Development Institute, Rohit has a Professional Doctorate in Management and e business with a Masters in Economics. He has also completed various Executive Development Courses including “Strategic Leadership Workshop ” from the Indian School of Business. He has written multiple papers on Collaboration and Learning.

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