Vishal Punwani

CEO, Co-Founder

Vishal (‘Vish’) is the CEO and co-founder of SoWork, founded at Harvard's Innovation Labs. SoWork has built the world's first generative AI-enhanced virtual workplaces, transforming productivity and team culture for thousands of teams around the globe. See more at

Besides being a CEO, Vishal is a medical doctor, an Entrepreneur-in-Residence with Harvard Alumni Entrepreneurs, a Mentor at the Oxford Foundry, and Alumni Advisor at MassChallenge Boston. In his prior life, Vish worked at the World Health Organization in Geneva, and became one of the highest rated Teaching Fellows at Khan Academy in Health and Medicine. Vish likes traveling, playing videogames and hockey, and building things with smart people.