Our Team

2021-2022 The Anvil Cohort

Executive Directors

Akshay Murthy

Miranda Chai

Kate Biggs

Freshman
Systems Analysis & Design
Executive Director & Marketing Team Lead
Sophomore
Computer Science
Executive Director & Womxn Program Team Lead
Sophomore
Health Sciences
Executive Director & Forge Innovation Nights Director

The Boiler

Sameer Kapur

Natasha Rao

Aakash Sivasankar

Junior
Computer Information Technology
The Boiler Team Lead
Sophomore
Computer Science
The Boiler & Womxn Program Director
Sophomore
Computer Engineering
The Boiler Director
Freshman
Data Science
The Boiler Director

Kevin Choe

Forge Innovation Nights

Alfonso Cantu

Isha Prabesh

Achintya Pinninti

Sophomore
Industrial Engineering
Forge Innovation Nights Team Lead
Sophomore
Computer Science
Forge Innovation Nights Director
Freshman
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Forge Innovation Nights Director

Startup Career Fair

Preethi Goli

Bilsha Molin Mohan Das

Freshman
Computer Science
Startup Career Fair Team Lead
Freshman
Data Science
Startup Career Fair Director
Sophomore
Computer Science
Startup Career Fair Director

Ibrahim Saeed

Finance Team

Matias Acosta

Renan Pereira

Sophomore
Finance
Finance Team Lead
1st Year MBA Student
Finance Concentration
Finance Team Director
Sophomore
Computer Engineering
Finance Team Director

Aaditya Pai

Freshman
First-Year Engineering
Finance Team Director

Pavan Sathengeri

Marketing Team

Freshman
Linguistics and Political Science
Marketing Team Director

Abby Jacobs

Womxn Program

Aarushi Upadhyaya

Divya Kumari

Sophomore
Computer Science
Womxn Program Co-Lead
Sophomore
Computer Science
Womxn Program Director
Sophomore
Computer Science
Forge Innovation Nights Director

Shreyas Kharbanda

1k Pitches

Shantanu Roy

Pranav Dantu

Freshman
Management and Marketing
1k Pitches Team Lead
Freshman
Computer Science and Data Science
1k Pitches Director
Sophomore
Economics Honors and Finance
1k Pitches Director

Kijune Kim

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The Anvil Team is a small group of talented individuals who care deeply about Purdue's entrepreneurship community. We are always looking for new members to join us on our mission of expanding Purdue's startup ecosystem.

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