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KANAN DHRU

Founder – RFGI

Kanan, a social entrepreneur, is the founder of Research Foundation for Governance in India (RFGI) founded in 2009. RFGI is a think-tank that is working on legal and political reforms in India dealing with issues like backlog of cases, education for lawyers as well as engaging youth in governance.

Recently, she has founded LawForMe (an app that guides people to the answers to their legal queries with the help of owcharts) and Lawtoons (a cartoon series on the basic laws of India). LawForMe has won the Innovating Justice award of the Hague Institute for the Internationalization of Laws, 2014.

With her quali cation in law, she started her versatile work life full of enviable achievements like being a member of a Prime Minister’s advisory body, consultant for Members of Parliament, and a practicing advocate at the Gujarat High Court.

Kanan Dhru graduated in B.Com from Gujarat University in 2003, therea er she pursued Bachelor of Laws from the prestigious London School of Economics and graduated by 2006.

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