Vipul Prakash, is a serial entrepreneur, investor and innovator. He currently is the incubating businesses in the Social Enterprise, Mobile App, HR Consulting, Executive Search and Power Sectors. In addition to these he has made over a few dozen investments in early stage companies and is a LP in an ED Tech fund. In his previous avatar Vipul was the Managing Director- India of Gi Group (global leaders in temporary staffing.) Vipul entered the recruitment sector 12 years back when he founded Elixir Consulting which Gi acquired from him in March of 2012. Under his leadership, Elixir Consulting transformed into one of the leading names in the industry of Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO). A concept that was pioneered by Elixir for the first time in India. He also founder the “Elixir School of Recruitment” India’s first school to train recruiters.
He has been championing the objectives of Indian Staffing Federation (ISF) as a Trustee and Member, Executive Board. Earlier in his career, Vipul has managed several other ventures including Websity which was into IT education, Regarde New York a high fashion ladies wear company, Pristine UAE a Middle East Based Trading Company. In the year 2011, he was awarded as one of the top 50 Inspiring Entrepreneurs of India. Vipul is a University rank holder and distinguished alumni of Delhi University. Vipul is a member of the Entrepreneurs Organization’s Delhi chapter where he is currently the Co-Learning Chair.