Position: Co-Founder and India Projects Director
Location: Vadodara, India
Public Profile: in.linkedin.com/pub/mukul-paliwal
Mr. Paliwal joins UpGyres as India Projects Director from the City of Vadodara on the banks of the river Vishwamitri in Gujarat State.
Gujarat enjoys the largest coastline in India. One of the major industries operating in Vadodara includes plastics.
Mukul oversees India initiatives, operations, and projects planning. He develops and implements UpGyres presence and Strategic Communications in English, Hindi and Gujarati languages, and creates a network of support within various governmental groups, opinion leaders, and the people of India and periphery countries.
Mr. Paliwal holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics, a Post Graduate Diploma in Media Studies and a Post Graduate Diploma in International Communication from UNITEC, New Zealand.
By the time he was 27 years old, Mukul already held senior level positions serving Fortune 500 clients and other major global Incorporates advising in the fields of Political Communication and Government Relations; Business Intelligence, Corporate Social Responsibility, Public Relations, and Merger and Acquisitions, as well as co-drafted the Kyoto Protocol Plus Counter Theory.
Mukul has contributed to various publications and consortiums on using environmentally friendly technologies and was a part of the reference committee for the Fertilizer Association of India. He actively supports various societal and humanitarian causes and has worked as a key member of GreenPeace in New Zealand, and also helped organize an International Olympics for the differently able children.