Pratik Gauri

Pratik Gauri (Born 17 October 1990) is an Indian social entrepreneur and public speaker. He is enlisted in the 2019 Greenbiz 30 under 30 list.

Early Life and Education

Gauri was born in Delhi, India. He graduated with an MBA from the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, Delhi and holds a Certificate in Strategic Management from Harris School of Public Policy, The University of Chicago.


Gauri is creating the 5th Industrial Revolution to help fortune 500 companies go from for-profit to for-benefit. Through India Needs You, Gauri has hosted 15+ impact convening in the spaces of law, entrepreneurship and public policy.

Pratik is a public / TEDx speaker and his works have been covered by the World Economic Forum, NASDAQ, Horasis & several institutions.

Awards and Recognition

Pratik Gauri has been named as one of the “2019 GreenBiz Global 30 under 30 Emerging Leaders in Sustainable Business”. Gauri was one of the 30 British Petroleum Advancing Energy Scholars selected to attend One Young World Summit in London, United Kingdom in 2019.

Pratik was also selected as a Global Shaper at the World Economic Forum. He also won Gold in Sustainable Development Goal 6 track of UNLEASH Innovation Lab 2019 – global innovation lab to help achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

He is also a Fellow at the Startup Leadership Program.

His Current Engagements

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India President, 5th Element Group


Founder, #LetsDoThis


Co-Founder, ALT CTRL


India Host, FINTECH.TV


Global Youth Lead, Dream Tank


Founder, Social Impact Alliance

India Needs You

Chairman, India Needs You


Co-Founder, #LetsGoSocial

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Co-Founder, Glasstick


Official Spokesperson, Karim’s


Board Advisor, Ecobora


Board Advisor, Labhya Foundation


Board Advisor, ATE World Talks

Global Shaper's Community

Global Shaper, World Economic Forum

Climate Reality

Al Gore’s Climate Leader, Climate Reality Leadership Corps


Ambassador, One Young World

Real Leaders

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