Bio Prashant Sankaran stepped off his successful corporate career to follow his passion for Entrepreneurship and Arts. He mentors early stage start-ups at the Entrepreneur Development Cell of IIM-Bangalore and is a Director on the Board of Interweave Consulting and a few social sector Institutions. His artistic expression is through minimalistic forms of fiction, poetry and street photography. An exhibition featuring his work of photos-embedded-with-haikus on the theme of urban life was presented by the Indian Institute of Human Settlements last year. He is also part of the founding team of the annual Bangalore Poetry Festival, one of the larger literary events in India.