Mr. Nirmal Kumar

Designation: 

Founder and Managing Trustee (G-Auto)

Founder and Managing
Trustee (G-Auto)

Mr. Nirmal Kumar, an IIM Ahmedabad graduate is the founder and managing trustee of Nirmal Foundation, which organizes auto rickshaw drivers under a social umbrella brand called ‘G-Auto’. G-Auto consists of a group of 10,000 auto rickshaws in Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar and Vadodara. Mr. Nirmal Kumar's other initiatives include Nirmal Job Bazaar, which is an effort to provide employment opportunities to semi-skilled or unskilled youth. Nirmal UMEED is another initiative of Nirmal Foundation that provides vocational training to urban poor. There are five centers running in Ahmedabad (Gujarat) under the project with capacity to train 5000 students every year. Nirmal UMEED is sponsored by Gujarat Urban Development Mission (GUDM).

speaker_year: 

2013

Serial Number: 

43