Speaker Details

Gaurav Goel

Founder and CEO, Samagra | Transforming Governance

Mr. Gaurav Goel is the Founder & CEO of Samagra | Transforming Governance, a mission-driven governance consulting firm. Samagra works with state governments across India to solve the most complex governance challenges in domains such as agriculture, education, employment, public service delivery and skilling, among others. Set up in 2012, Samagra is currently working in 4 states and driving 9 state-wide transformations, while also working with the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship and NITI Aayog at the Centre. Through its engagements, Samagra is impacting the lives of more than 65 million citizens. Mr. Goel’s path- breaking efforts to tackle intractable governance challenges and create impact at scale led him to be recognised in BusinessWorld’s 40 Under 40 list of changemakers in India. Prior to founding Samagra, Mr. Goel was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science & Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi and an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta.