Mentor of Change – NITI Aayog | On a Mission To Upskill a Million People
Avinash Singh is the Founder and CEO of DIYguru, a future mobility upskilling platform established in 2017 with more than 54,000 students worldwide having offices in Delhi, Pune, Bangalore, Hyderabad in India and worldwide presence in Bangladesh, Nepal, Malaysia, South Africa and Germany.
Avinash has done B.E. in Mechanical Engineering from KIIT University. While in college he co-founded – Autosports India, an automotive magazine company. He has over eight years of research, marketing and startup experience in South-Asia. He has also been a part of leadership team of large scale impact organisations like Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences and KIIT overlooking the brand promotion.
While in Delhi he continued his activities in social work working with Robin Hood Army as Expansion head helping in its National expansion to almost 73 cities in India. He has led upskilling programs for Suzuki, Bosch, and Hyundai. His efforts have been recognised and awarded by Amazon, Google and Digital India Foundation for bringing choicest online courses within the reach of the masses.
He is passionate about promoting maker culture globally and is a mentor to maker communities in India and abroad.