Akshal Agarwal

Co-Founder NatureNurture

Akshal Agarwal is a lawyer by qualification and an education entrepreneur by passion. Akshal secured a nationwide Rank of 13 and completed his Bachelor of Laws from National Law University, Mumbai, and Master in Business Administration from the Indian School of Business. Akshal found his calling in education, choosing to create a path of impact away from the comfort of his family’s paper manufacturing conglomerate. Akshal completed his Master’s from Harvard University in Learning Design, Innovation and Technology- the most selective education program in the world.
Akshal co-founded NatureNurture, India’s premier curriculum organisation that designs learning programs for over 300 IB, Cambridge, ICSE and CBSE schools transforming the lives of over 1 lakh learners everyday. Akshal’s vision for the company and country involves building skills in learners that create upward social mobility in society. Akshal led NatureNurture’s Transformation in Stanford University’ Seed Program in South Asia. His latest research is in the role of neuroscience and generative AI in education to replace conventional education by equipping learners with the skills, attitudes, values and dispositions needed to succeed in the 21st century.