2020Gurunagouda is Director of Skilling Initiatives at Deshpande Educational Trust (DET), the largest skilling center in India. DET focuses on training rural youth on industry-relevant skills to improve their access to the job market. Guranagouda's zeal to create sustainable, scalable and innovative skilling models has mentored and placed thousands of rural youth in promising industries. A social entrepreneur at heart, he has a Masters in Social Work from Karnataka University, Dharwad and is a first-generation graduate.
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