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Stanford India Private Limited (“SIPL”)

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Stanford India Private Limited  was incorporated on May 5, 2017 (“SIPL”), It serves the Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies ("Seed") program.

Relationship to Stanford

SIPL is a subsidiary of Stanford University Global, LLC ("SU Global LLC") and Leland Stanford Junior University ("Stanford University"). SU Global LLC is a single member LLC of Stanford University, established to facilitate Stanford's global activities.

Stanford Programs Supported

Graduate School of Business, Seed


The SIPL Board of Directors consists of 3 directors: one based locally in India, and two at Stanford University (one from Graduate School of Business and one from Financial Management Services (Global Business Services)). It also includes a local board advisor.

Contact Global Business Services (GBS)

If any of the following are true, contact GBS to ascertain if the activities could trigger associated obligations for you, Stanford, or SIPL.

  • You will travel for work in India for over 90 cumulative days in one year.
  • You will rent, lease, or purchase space, whether for residence or work.
  • Your program will generate revenue or income in India
  • You need to hire local workers in India.