2012 Global Fellow
Founder of Avanti Fellows with Akshay Saxena
Krishna Ramkumar 2012 Global Fellow
Level the playing field for disadvantaged students in India by removing the economic and social barriers to attending top colleges.
Krishna Ramkumar is a social entrepreneur with a deep passion to make a dent in India's education sector. Krishna graduated from IIT Bombay in 2008 with the President's Gold medal for all-round excellence. He worked with the Boston Consulting Group for over 2 years before co-founding Avanti Fellows with the objective of removing the economic and social barriers to quality higher education in India. In college, Krishna was close friends with peers from low-income homes who had fought tremendous odds to get into IIT. Their stories act as his biggest inspiration.
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