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Aukrit Unahalekhaka

Ricult

Co-Founder/CEO (Thailand)

Job level

Founder

About

Aukrit is the Co-Founder & CEO (Thailand) of Ricult, a venture-backed social enterprise that leverages machine learning and satellite imagery to help farmers in Thailand and Pakistan increase farm productivity and access affordable loan, helping lift them out of poverty. Ricult has won numerous prestigious awards from around the world such as being named the best Social Enterprise in Southeast Asia and Oceania in the Global Social Venture Competition, won the Fintech Disrupt Challenge organized by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and awarded Prime Minister Award: Thailand Startup of the Year 2020. From his work at Ricult, Aukrit has been named as Obama Leader by the Obama Foundation and Tatler Asia: Generation Tomorrow Shaping Asia's Future. Aukrit received a joint master’s degree in engineering and management from MIT where he was a fellow at the MIT Legatum Center for Development and Entrepreneurship.

Expertise
Leadership
Innovation
Technology
Business
Sustainability
Suggested topics
How to apply Social Impact/ESG to your business
How to run a Social Enterprise
Pitching/Fundraising for Startup
Turning Innovative Idea into Business
Disciplined Entrepreneurship: 24 Steps to a Successful Startup (MIT Way of Startup)
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Experience
Industry
Agriculture
Language

th, en

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