Akshay Venkataraghavan is a first year law student at the Symbiosis Law School (Pune) with the aim of becoming the next Alan Shore of arbitration.
Apart from being an avid debater he also finds a challenge in business/entrepreneurship challenges, taking part in the Hong Kong PolyU global student business challenge 2013. His love for debating and thinking is only surpassed by his passion for football, Chelsea being his favourite team.
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"Five debates a day sounds a bit daunting beforehand, but I really loved it. The speakers are so knowledgeable and passionate about their chosen topic, and the amount of time dedicated to questions from the audience was great as it really brought in alternative views."
Exeter University student