Piyush Peshwani

Co-Founder & CEO, OnGrid & eLockr

Piyush Peshwani is the co-founder and CEO at OnGrid and eLockr. Before co-founding OnGrid and eLockr with his friend Vineet Bansal from their IIT Bombay days.

Through eLockr, he envisions the creation of a modern working world where organizations issue digital credentials to people that can be verified instantly with their electronic consent.

Piyush was a part of the team that built and rolled out the Aadhaar platform, with close to 1.4 billion people enrolled, and millions of authentication and KYC transactions happening daily. Piyush has also advised the Government of India, and philanthropic organizations like the World Bank and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on Direct Benefits Transfer, Financial Inclusion, and Public Healthcare.

Piyush is passionate about technology that creates a level-playing field for people to access opportunities and achieve upward mobility in society.