He is a strong advocate of sustainable development and passionately pursues disaster resistant, environment friendly, ecologically appropriate and energy efficient options in built environment and the green building movement. He is the Chairman of the IGBC Policy and Advocacy Committee. He is working closely with Good Governance India Foundation as Advisor for good urban governance initiatives for meeting the challenges of urbanization and making smart, green and vibrant cities through work on MUNICIPALIKA and Urban News Digest. He is currently working as the Director in Hiranandani Group Project Companies.

FOUNDER, Gandhi Fellowship, Kaivalya Education Foundation.

A founding member of Gandhi Fellowship, Kaivalya Education Foundation, Vivek was previously a Program Director with Pratham India. While working on Pratham’s footprint in the northern states, he set up learning enhancement programs in government schools of Punjab, Himachal, and Uttarakhand. Trained as a journalist, he spent over a decade working for a cross-section of Indian media. Vivek has also been a part of some unique business, IT and Telecom start-ups. He is also on the board of various social sector businesses.