Ashvin Gopalakrishna is the current CEO of Quikwit Social Welfare Foundation. He holds an Engineering degree from Visvesvaraya Technological University, India. Currently, he is pursuing Executive Education in Public Leadership from Harvard University, USA.
Ashvin co-founded his first company Empresa Fuerte Technologies Pvt. Ltd. in 2011 when he was barely 21 years old and served as its Executive Director until his heart made its way towards non-profit sector.
In 2015, he founded EatsyTM Foods, an online/retail specialty restaurant and kitchen network which is specialized in catering corporate lunches and has presence in 4+ cities.
Ashvin co-founded Pushh Jobs, a HR placement firm to cater the needs of job seekers and employers, all for free! With over a hundred clients on-board, Pushh Jobs is attaining maturity level of expansion!
Ashvin has delivered speeches across India and abroad while the latest was at University of Malaya-Wales. He usually delivers lectures in university colleges on social responsibility and how he wishes to achieve his goals.
Recently, Ashvin attended conferences on Corporate Social Responsibility in Malaysia and International Rural Development conference in Thailand where he delivered keynote speeches on Social Entrepreneurship and his non-profit experience. He is a Scientific Committee member for Rural Development Conference 2017, Thailand.
Ashvin lives in Mysore and is highly passionate about horse riding and racing cars.