Anil Nagar Co-founder & CEO, Adda 247

A visionary social entrepreneur, Anil Nagar is the Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Adda 247. In his role, Anil spearheads strategy and operations and is also responsible for the overall growth of the company. Anil holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics Engineering from IIT – Varanasi and has also completed an MBA from Goa Institute of Management, Goa. He established Career Power in 2010 to provide students across India with affordable, highly accessible, and world-class educational facility to guide their careers. This decision was taken due to the struggles he himself faced in terms of academic guidance during his formative years in his village in Uttar Pradesh. With a vision to take quality education to last mile and every home in India through internet technology, in the year 2016, he founded Adda247 - online education technology platform. With an ultimate aim to establish Adda 247 as India’s largest education technology company, Anil’s short-term goals include providing full-scale test preparation for government job exams in India. Under his guidance, Adda247 also undertakes a voluntary annual CSR initiative to provide free coaching classes to 10,000 students whose family incomes are less than INR 2 lakh per annum. Adda247 platform is now being used by more than 4 crore students across India for preparation for various exams.