Apoorva Oza is the Chief Executive Officer of Aga Khan Rural Support Programme (India). Oza started his career as a Deputy Manager (Projects and Engineering) with Gujarat Dairy Development Corporation. He joined AKRSP(I) as a Field Team Leader in 1988 and in 1994 became the Head of Programmes. He was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of AKRSP (India) in 2001. Besides his work with AKRSP(I), Oza is actively involved in founding and supporting NGOs as well as influencing government policy.