Meet our Team

Meet our exceptionally talented and experienced team with a diverse skill set

Massive Earth Foundation

The Massive Earth Foundation (MEF) is a non-profit organization (Section 8 company), based in New Delhi, India, with the vision to affect research and actions for the Pollution Reduction /Climate Change Industry. MEF’s focus areas are Clean Energy, Clean Mobility, Sustainable Agriculture, Waste management, and Access to Water & Sanitation. MEF believes that the Pollution Reduction industry needs research and support to innovation to promote innovations/solutions.

MEF’s activities are centered around the following:

Awareness Acitivities

MEF, through its extensive network of local and global partners, runs awareness activities on Pollution and related issues. MEF, through events like its flagship event Massive Earth Summit, works towards creating awareness towards the massive problems and the urgency of finding solutions.

Innovation Challenges

MEF, through its extensive network of local and global partners, runs awareness activities on Pollution and related issues.

Research and Reports

MEF undertakes independent research in its focus areas of clean energy, clean mobility, smart & sustainable agriculture, access to water & sanitation and the sustainable built environment. It has released a report on Delhi Clean air titled – what is choking Delhi”

Pilot Projects

MEF, with support from its corporate and other partners, will set up pilot projects in its focus areas, for validation/ Proof of Concept of innovation to solve the massive problems.

Capabilities of MEF

Outreach, Awareness and Visiblity

MEF has the capability to generate awareness towards massive problems like plastic waste. Its outreach is enhanced by its partner network – academic & research institutions, multilateral institutions, international and Indian foundations, startup ecosystem, investors, governments and media.

Innovation Sourcing

MEF, through its partner GoMassive Earth Network and India’s startup and innovation ecosystem, has the capability to source disruptive startups and innovations. MEF reach into the startup ecosystem is supported through GoMassive’s network with institutions like Invest India, Startup India, startup incubators and accelerators, academic and research institutions, industry bodies, etc.

Strong Execution Capability

MEF’s team is experienced and consists of professionals with a cumulative experience of more than 50 years. MEF has a network with various stakeholders such as governments, regulators, NGOs, academic & research institutes, corporates, startup ecosystems, media, etc.

Our Team

Garima Mishra

Garima brings with her 15+ years of experience in the development sector. She has worked across varied domains including Environment, Water, Infrastructure, Training & Capacity Building, and Skill Development. Her core skill sets are in Project Management, Government Interfacing, Industry Engagement, and Stakeholder Communication.

Armed with a Master’s Degree in Environmental Studies and Natural Resource Management from The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), she started her career with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). From CII, she moved on to UL India, the Indian arm of Underwriters Laboratories- a globally leading independent safety science company with more than a century of expertise. She has also worked in the consulting sector, managing projects pan India.

She has a keen interest in environmental issues and through her work, is committed to making a lasting change!

Divya Raut

Divya is a dynamic professional with over a decade of experience. Having handled leadership succession planning at an early stage of her career with companies like DDB Mudra & Zee she brings with her strong organizational development perspective and people management skills. Her ability to find hidden gems and convert a project from inception to a fully functional unit was honed while working with companies like Edelman and PVR. Her experience with Uncommonsense film production house helped her to explore an abstract idea into a simplified audio-video mode of communication for enhancing engagements.

She is currently handling people outreach, communication, and development with all Massive entities.
MBA in Marketing & HR Skyline business school & graduation in English Literature from ShaheedBhagat Singh College, Delhi University.

Sumeet Singh

15+ years of experience in finance & fundraising. Though initially focused on PE & structured finance, he has spent the last five years as an entrepreneur and raising venture capital. Previously he worked with Ernst Young & a boutique investment banking firm for M&A, PE & Mezz Funding Transactions. He has also worked in transactions across real estate, power, mining; before focusing on venture investments.
Sumeet is a graduate in commerce from Delhi University & he has completed Senior Management Program from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.

Shivam Upadhyay

Analyst Skilled in Negotiation, Analytical Skills, and Data Analytics. A professional with a Bachelor of Technology focused on Civil Engineering and Minor in Economics from Shiv Nadar University. Trying to make a positive impact through our professional work.