Gaurav Kapoor

Head – BD & Communication, IIM Calcutta Innovation Park
Social Entrepreneur


Gaurav Kapoor has been associated with IIM Calcutta Innovation Park since April 2017. He is responsible for managing the stakeholders in the incubation ecosystem and holds the responsibility for managing events and activities focussed on social entrepreneurship.

He is a seasoned entrepreneur, co-founding Loghorns (East India’s first well-known leather accessories brand) and went on to establish many more ventures including Studio Design (an Event Management Firm). Besides, he has served as the Executive Director of Innokul Lab – East India’s First Private Incubator and Accelerator based in Kolkata.

Striving to stand as a social changemaker, Gaurav has founded Project Life Force – a not for profit endeavoring to make West Bengal a Zero Blood Deficit State – and Kolkata Swasthya Sankalp, offering low-cost maintenance dialysis in Eastern India.