Vivek is an award-winning filmmaker and writer. An ex-advertising man, Vivek is a very popular public speaker on socio-political issues and lectures on ‘Creative Thinking’ and ‘Innovation’ in top global institutes. His prophetic film, ‘Buddha In A Traffic Jam’ dealt with the theme of Urban Naxalism and exposed the sinister nexus between the Naxals, Media, NGOs, and academia. The film faced extreme resistance from the Left and was stuck for five years before Vivek traveled all across India to show his film, facing violent attempts to curb his freedom of speech. Vivek is an avid traveler, columnist, and social media influencer. He is married to national award-winning actor Pallavi Joshi and has two children.