Gouri Mirpuri is the founder of Connected for Good, a nonprofit which connects people and organizations to Asia for good causes. She is also co-founder of Impact HUB Singapore, the first co-work communal space for social entrepreneurs in Asia. Her twin passions for social entrepreneurship and environment issues started with her work at The Learning Farm a decade ago. It is today an award-winning residential program providing vulnerable youth in Indonesia the appropriate agricultural and business training to become farmer-entrepreneurs.
Gouri has lived in various countries over the past two decades and now resides in Washington, DC. Here as well as in Asia she sits on the boards of various organizations that deal with youth empowerment, social entrepreneurship and environmental activism.