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Celebrating our past, inspiring our future
Gaurav Mehta founded Dharma Life in 2009 to promote self-employment in rural India. He had quit his job in private equity to reorient himself after a serious illness and was looking for a new direction. After joining the MBA programme he created a partnership with Prantham, an NGO in India tackling illiteracy. People are taught to read and offered the opportunity to receive further business training and set themselves up as entrepreneurs. Gaurav won an LBS Accomplished Entrepreneur award in 2015.