Siddharth Asthana is an entrepreneur and a social entrepreneur from Bareilly, a medium-sized city in UP, India. An electronics engineer, he started his career with Infosys Technologies, a multinational Indian IT behemoth.
In 2014, he co-founded his technology startup “Fullsleeves technologies pvt. ltd.” Coming from a humble background, he wanted to use his education to bring a change in the society. In 2015, he launched his non-profit organization “Laadli foundation” to cater the problems of his hometown, Bareilly. His foundation runs a not-for-profit school and educates more than 200 underprivileged kids annually.
Till now, his team of doctors has provided free medication to more than 2000 poor women and kids. His team is working on issues such as gender equality, women education, social evils against women, health and well-being and climate change.
Siddharth attended the 2017 Winter Youth Assembly and is now working on a for-profit social venture “Oneiri global” with the fellow Youth delegate from France, Jeremy Chane-Tu.