Deepak was born in Hong Kong and was educated in HK, Switzerland and the US. He was honored this year as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum (weforum.org/node/128116) and also serves as an advisor to WillowTree Impact Investors (willowimpact.com). He manages companies in design, manufacturing and China supply chain management for retailers globally, focusing on educational products and furniture. He has worked in China, Chile, Dubai, India, Poland and the Czech Republic. His prior experiences include venture capital and technology startups. His interests in sustainability led to the creation of sustasia.com and founding the Alliance of a Beautiful Hong Kong (abhk.com).