Tarun Jami is the founder of GreenJams, an award-winning cleantech enterprise creating carbon-negative building materials out of crop residues and industrial by-products to solve for the climate change caused by construction and crop residue burning. At GreenJams he primarily takes care of product development and technical operations. He is an INK Fellow and Forbes 30 Under 30 listee. He holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in civil engineering and environmental sciences. He is also currently pursuing a PhD in civil engineering from CSIR-Central Building Research Institute, Roorkee and RMIT University, Melbourne.