Co-Founder & CEO, Haqdarshak

Aniket is the Co-Founder and CEO of Haqdarshak Empowerment Solutions, a social impact organisation working on easing access to welfare. For the last seven years, Aniket has been leading the Haqdarshak team with his passionate drive for creating impact at scale. Haqdarshak uses a mobile app and field force of 30,000+ trained women agents to help citizens discover, apply for, and benefit from Government and private schemes/benefits. They have helped 2.5 million+ families and micro businesses get USD 750 million+ in benefits, while the women entrepreneurs earned USD 2 million+.

Aniket was also on the advisory board of Teach for India and is currently a board of trustee at the YP foundation. An alumnus of SRCC, Delhi, Aniket first started out in the development sector as a TFI (Teach for India) Fellow. Over the course of the last 12 years, he has co-founded non-profits and various other organisations in this space.

He is an Acumen and Unreasonable fellow and in 2019 was recognised in the Forbes 30 under 30 Asia cohort and in 2022 as the Schwab and WEF Social Entrepreneur of the year.