Sunil is the Executive Director of the Centre for Internet and Society (CIS), Bangalore, New Delhi. CIS is a 7 year old policy and academic research organisation that focuses on accessibility, access to knowledge, internet governance and telecommunications. He is also the founder and Director of Mahiti, a 17 year old social enterprise that aims to reduce the cost and complexity of information technologies for the voluntary sector by using free software. Starting 2004, for 3 years, Sunil also managed the International Open Source Network, a project of the United Nations Development Programme’s Asia-Pacific Development Information Programme, serving 42 countries in the Asia-Pacific region. Sunil currently serves on the advisory boards of Open Society Foundation’s – Information Programme, Mahiti and Samvada.