Manu Goswami is 21 years old. He is the CEO & Founder of Trufan), LinkedIn Youth Editor, TEDx speaker (signed with the National Speakers Bureau), Fortune 500 consultant (for Google and American Express), venture capitalist and a UN Youth Ambassador. He has been recognized with the United Nation’s Outstanding Youth Leadership Award, Startup Canada’s Young Entrepreneur Award, and Plan Canada’s Top 20 under 20.
Manu has built businesses since he was 7. He has been recognized for curating the world’s first youth social capital fund, an online incubator for entrepreneurs based in rural areas and a mobile application to fight malnutrition on college campuses. In this epsiode Manu describes the processes he uses to find business opportunities, stands up for an education system he feels is getting too much criticism, and says the person he is most proud of in this world is his mother.