Hari is an engineer/MBA from IIT Madras and IIM Calcutta.
He wears different hats: Author, Angel Investor, Advisor to Founders/VCs, Mentor at Start-up Accelerators, Columnist, and CHRO Bigbasket, among others.
Hari spent the last 20 odd years as part of leadership teams of high growth startups and each of these startups saw successful exits. At each of these startups, Hari has been a part of the Management Team and played a key role in shaping their growth and exit.
In the last 6 years, he has played an active role in shaping the startup ecosystem in the country and is respected as a thought leader and an influencer.
He has been a prolific author and has authored 7 books on different themes, and each of these books has been a category leader.