Prerak Mehta is a Director at Dalberg Design, where he leads engagements with a wide range of private and public sector clients including Mastercard Foundation, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, USAID, among others. His expertise lies in understanding deep user needs, attitudes, and behaviors, and quickly building prototypes with a high emotional quotient that can be tested in the real world. At Dalberg, Prerak often leads work in financial inclusion, AgTech, public health including Covid-19, among others across Asia and Africa. His design work has been published in top design research journals and he often collaborates with social enterprises to provide inputs on their strategy and guidance on setting up Human-Centered Design (HCD) processes. Prior to Dalberg, he has led product innovation and research at health firms like Embrace Innovations, Ten3T and has led design teams at Oracle. He is an Acumen fellow, Aspen institute scholar, has a B.Tech in Computer Engineering and a Masters degree in Design from IIT Bombay.