Giri Balasubramaniam (Pickbrain) is a well known author and a prolific speaker. An alumnus of Harvard Business School and a Master of Gandhian Philosophy, he is the CEO of Greycaps– one of Asia’s largest knowledge service company.
Seen every weekend on national television channels in India hosting quiz shows, he is also the mind behind the Global Awareness Program (GAP) one of India’s first focused, structured knowledge enhancement programs for school children. Pickbrain is amongst the most popular ‘Quizmasters’ of the nation- with over 2000 shows in 9 countries.
A winner of several awards at the state and national level, he was nominated to the Lead India Initiative as one of India’s potential future leaders. He has seven Limca Records to his credit and his work has been appreciated by none less than people like Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, Dr. Raghuram Rajan, Mr. Narayana Murthy, Edward De Bono just to name a few.