Vasu Primlani

Vasu Primlani

Social Entrepreneur

Vasu Primlani is a celebrated speaker, environmentalist, somatic therapist, triathlete, educator, and is one of India’s top comedians. She has taught universities and business schools in India and the US.

Ms. Primlani is one of the most prominent social entrepreneurs in the United States. For this innovation, she received over a dozen environmental and economic leadership awards globally.

Ms. Primlani employs comedy to disseminate issues of social messaging, particularly around boundaries, civic sense, gender equity, and the concept of consent, per US civic society standards.

Ms. Primlani is among the most internationally recognized Indians with the following awards conferred upon her: People’s Green Award November 2012 Airtel Delhi Half Marathon R4 w Sustainability Champion University of San Francisco April 2009 w 35 Under 35 Business Women World Business Magazine London October 2007 w Stand On A Better World Award Environment Category Mannington Nov 2006 w PG&E Energy Efficiency Leadership Award Nov 2006 w Northern California Innovation Award California Association of Non-Profits Sept 2006 w Leader to Leader Institute’s (formerly the Drucker Foundation) Nonprofit Innovation of the Week for August 2006 w Environmental Power List, 50 top people in environmentalism in the US, Organic Style 2005 w Top 40 Business Leaders Under the Age of 40 East Bay Business Times 2005  w Global AshokaInnovators for the Public Social Entrepreneur fellowship 2004 w National Volvo Hometown Hero award 2004   w San Francisco Bay Area Hero award 2004 w U.S. EPA Environmental Achievement Award 2003 w California Governor’s Environmental and Economic Leadership Award 2003  w Special Congressional Recognition from Congresswoman Barbara Lee and Senator Barbara Boxer  2003 w National Environmental Leader Fellowship 2003-04 w Indian National Scholarship on Merit 1993 w Ruby Christian Role of Honor for highest moral values. St. Thomas’s 1990


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20th January 2016