As a serial entrepreneur, Deepak has seen the changing face of the events industry, and has been an intrinsic part of the overhaul in just a span of 16 years.
Deepak co- founded India’s first Event Management school, EMDI in the year 2002 and followed it up with India’s first sports management school, IISM.
In 2007, he co-founded EVENTFAQS, India's first B2B business portal/publication for the events industry. In 2013, he went on to establish Event Capital, India's leading Live Event Intellectual Property rights company with Laqshya Media Group. Over the years, Event Capital has partnered or created properties like Bollywood Music Project ( largest bollywood festival in india), WindMill Festival ( Indias only international kids festival) , Bike Festival of India( with MS Dhoni), India Kids Fashion Week( largest kids fashion event), Edutainment Show ( festival of design & media education), Big Boys Toys ( Mens lifestyle exhibition), Times travel show ( India’s largest travel B2C Festival with times of india) and Indian Festival League under its belt.
In 2016, Deepak co-authored ‘Staged’ – the first-ever book on the Indian live event Industry.