Gauri is an educator, entrepreneur and social innovation driver. She is the founder of Curious Collective, a design thinker, lean start up practitioner and ‘learn by doing’ methodologies. Her passion is to explore and challenge business models, to extract shared value. With the Collective, she designs and delivers capability and execution programs for organisations such as the Department of Education, the Experimentation program for CBA, the Innovation lab for MGSM, and a flagship leadership program for Stockland. She worked in global organisations then found her vocation in education and has worked for Universities such as Cambridge, Stanford and UTS.
As Faculty at The School of Life, she teaches corporate classes including "How to Think Like an Entrepreneur” and on Empathy, Failure and Leadership. Gauri finds people irresistibly interesting. She understands the power of continuing education to transform and enable individuals and organisations to fulfil their potential.