Chandra Dake is the Executive Chairman and Group CEO of the Dake Group, and an advocate of innovation and sustainability, with a focus on food security and water conservation. Mr. Dake holds a PhD from Sorbon International, and is a Fellow Chartered Management Accountant (FCMA) and Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA). Over the course of his 23-year career as a successful entrepreneur, Mr. Dake has reconciled a strong entrepreneurial drive with a philanthropic spirit, helping him to conceptualize and implement socially conscious and sustainable business models. Mr. Dake’s business interests have grown to include sectors such as agriculture, energy, AI, and sustainable technologies. His approach to business is anchored in strong ethics and values, as evidenced by his efforts to implement inclusive growth models for underprivileged community farmers, and to scale transformative desert farming and water conservation solutions.