Kushal Prakash (2019)
Ashoka University,Shri Ram College of Commerce
Kushal Prakash graduated with Economics Honors from Shri Ram College of Commerce and later attended the Young India Fellowship program at Ashoka University. He is currently the Associate Director at a policy research firm that he helped establish. Previously, his research inputs on entrepreneurship, skill-development and innovation informed policies for India's central as well as state governments. He also served as an Executive Director at AIESEC India—a 6000 member strong youth leadership body—where he ran high-impact community development projects in 25 countries. Kushal regularly publishes editorials on policy matters in India’s leading dailies like the Times of India, Financial Express, etc. He hopes to apply insights from China’s successful policies on innovation to accelerate growth in other emerging economies. Kushal is 26 years old and from India.