I am a philanthropist and social entrepreneur and an expert on Business Sustainability and Corporate Social responsibility, having founded many social initiatives across spectrum with more than two decades of experience working closely with many leading corporations and nonprofit organizations globally on the subject matter of sustainability, ethics, social responsibility, impact investing and corporate governance.
My mission is to inspire, empower, and connect people, specially Millennial and Gen Z to make this world a better place.
DRIVEN BY PURPOSE
Whether my Advocacy for mandatory CSR Spending or creating a platform for Nonprofits and NGO's 'NGO Expo' or publishing the very first book of sustainability and CSR case studies 'CSR Good Book' or founding 'Mahatma Awards' or establishing my own nonprofit organization 'Charitnation' or laying the foundation of 'School of Corporate Affairs (SOCA)', all my endeavors are driven by purpose and working towards making this world a just and better place.
I am, with my wife Mugdha, receiving Gond Art painting from the personal collection of Ms. Maneka Gandhi, member of Lok Sabha and then Minister of Women and Child Development at a cancer fundraising event in Delhi
WORKING WITH THE LEADERS
The future is promising for corporate citizenry and impact. Reporting, Community engagement, employee training, betterment campaigns and market feedback, all are aligning to support a higher level of CSR activity than ever before. I am with my multi-disciplinary and experienced sustainability team helping leading brands and corporations understand their challenges, associated business impacts and the opportunities that arise from embracing responsibility and sustainability.
Presenting Mahatma Gandhi Statue to Mr. Suresh Angadi, Minister of State for Railways, Government of India on 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi at his residence in Delhi, with me both my sons Siddhant and Krishna.
ADVOCATING FOR SDG's
Around the world, efforts are underway to make the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) a reality by 2030. Aimed at ending poverty, protecting the planet and ensuring prosperity for all, the goals need the involvement of everyone to be reached. We're with support of many leading corporations promoting sustainable development goals.
Published the first ever book of corporate sustainability and social responsibility in 2010 i.e.,'CSR Good Book', presented to Mr. Sachin Pilot, then Minister of State for Corporate Affairs, Government of India at a FICCI annual function. The book is in it's 10th edition and a ready reckoner for sustainability and CSR professionals.
ACCOLADES BY THE LEADERS