Hari is an adviser and sounding board to numerous young entrepreneurs and startups. He is the Co-founder of Artha School of Entrepreneurship. He is also an angel investor, evangelist, thought leader, and influencer in the Startup ecosystem. An alumnus of IIT Madras and IIM Calcutta, Hari has authored 8 books and also writes for the center page of Mint quite regularly. His books ‘Saying No to Jugaad’, ‘From Pony to Unicorn’, and ‘Diversity Beyond Tokenism’ have been bestsellers. He has been part of the leadership teams at five high-growth startups and helped shape their growth journeys and exits, including a listing on NASDAQ. Three of these went on to become Unicorns. He is also passionate about helping founders build great companies and supporting women leaders to discover their potential.