Enactus is an international not-for-profit organisation that is dedicated to inspiring students to take entrepreneurial action to improve the lives of others. It provides a forum for over 70,000 young future leaders across 36 countries to create impactful programmes. Enactus students use the positive power of business, innovation and entrepreneurial action to address the most important issues affecting the world through diverse and fresh perspectives to empower people and improve livelihoods.
Globally, we have been supporting Enactus in more than 30 member firms for over 20 years. KPMG International has been the Enactus World Cup presenting sponsor since 2012, and has recently extended this partnership till 2020. Arun M. Kumar is the Chairman of the Enactus India National Advisory Council and a member of the Enactus Worldwide Board. We actively support the programme in India with 40 partners and senior staff mentoring more than 50 colleges across the country. Mentors provide inputs on project planning, entrepreneurial approach, sustainability and scalability of their projects.
College/University students showcase their social enterprise projects at the Enactus National Competition, which is an annual event and the winner of this competition proceeds to the Enactus World Cup. The team from Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies represented India, competed against teams from 36 countries and emerged as winners of the 2017 World Cup.