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Ray Umashankar

About Me: 

Achieving Sustainable Social Equality through Technology (ASSET) was founded in 2006 by our daughter Nita Umashankar who is pursuing a PhD in Marketing Strategy at UT-Austin.

ASSET India Foundation offers companies in India, trained Data Entry Operators in a regular streamlined way. ASSET will be happy to add skills needed the company to its curriculum to minimize training costs. Every the company can count on hiring ASSET students with error free data entry skills. In partnership with very reputable NGOs ASSET has set up computer centers in Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Delhi and Bangalore for high school age children (especially girls) of sex workers, victims of trafficking and rape. ASSET center in Mumbai in partnership with Pratham will be opening soon.

Ray (Ramanathan) Umashankar
Executive Director
ASSET India Foundation

Assistant Dean &
Director Virtual Development Center
College of Engineering
University of Arizona
520-621-9995 FAX

My Passions: 
Use technology to help those less fortunate than myself to have a better future
My Challenges: 
I am 66 years old and was brainwashed about retirement. ASSET has given new meaning to my life
My Vision for the Future: 
Train and place 50,000 students in the next 5 years
My Areas of Expertise: 
Raising funds, overcoming obstacles
My Languages: 
English, Tamil

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