Rakesh Gupta is the co-founder of Routes 2 Roots and has been actively engaged in spearheading the activities of the NGO in India and abroad. He has a plethora of experience in business and various industries especially the IT and the BPO sector. He has travelled widely across the world and his exposure to the art and culture of various regions and the diversity of global cultures has complemented his work with Routes 2 Roots. Ever since the inception of Routes 2 Roots in 2004 he has been engaged in all the initiatives undertaken by the NGO. And now he is devoting all his time to the NGO and its education movement Virsa. Rakesh Gupta is passionate about affecting change in the world through cultural exchange and has conceptualized and created various platforms for promoting harmony and brotherhood among conflicting regions as well as globally. He has a keen interest in golf and follows the sport closely.