Varun Sheth (India)

CEO, Ketto

With a background in finance and a foregrounding in genius. Varun is the founder and CEO of Asia’s largest crowdfunding website, Ketto. He was born and brought up in Mumbai and did his schooling in Jamnabai Narsee School and college in Narsee Monjee. Having always been interested in the financial sector, he went on to do a couple of financial programs that included chartered financial analyst (CFA) and financial risk management (FRM).

Varun volunteered extensively in the non-profit space while in college, having worked with . He worked NGOs such as The Akshara Foundation and Care India. He’s also an alumni of Dasra Social Impact, which gave him a deep understanding of the way NGOS work and the issues they face.

Recently, Varun was named top entrepreneur in Forbes Magazine’s 2017 30 under 30 issue.

More on Varun’s workshop here