Veekas Shrivastava is a Tempe, Arizona native intent on maximizing the impact he can make in his life. While at Arizona State University, he helped prototype a motion-powered generator for developing markets, worked on a startup that made business-in-a-box kits for kids, and consulted with nonprofit organizations in Washington, DC and South Asia. He also took time off to live in a yoga ashram in rural India. Since then, Veekas has founded a database management consultancy and digital marketing firm, and he currently works at New York-based startup, Oscar Health Insurance. He has also been actively involved in Tempe as a member of Tempe Leadership and Kiwanis Club of Tempe, Junior Achievement classroom volunteer, and co-chair of Yes Support Our Schools in 2015. Veekas ran unsuccessfully to serve on the Tempe Union and Tempe Elementary school boards in 2014 and 2016 respectively. He is currently looking for an opportunity to help build an organization that will change the world.
विकास (veekas) , n :
1. progress. 2. growth. 3. development.
Give Veekas a place to stand, and he shall move the world. (source)