Mr. Pankaj Agarwal


Mr. Pankaj Agarwal is the Founder & CEO at TagHive, a Samsung Ventures funded company based in South Korea and with operations in India. His mission is to transform classroom learning with Class Saathi - an affordable clicker solution to drive engagement and participation in school learning.


Mr. Agarwal is an inventor on over 50 international patents and was selected as one of the Top 10 Innovators in India in 2017 by MIT Technology Review and Mint. He was also on the list of Fortune 40 Under 40 in 2021.

Prior to TagHive, Mr. Agarwal was with Samsung Electronics where his decade long career spanned across several professional capacities -hardware circuit engineer, strategic innovation manager and an advisor to the CTO of Samsung.

Mr. Agarwal is the founder and Chairman of the IIT Alumni Association of South Korea. He is also a trained magician and is fluent in Korean. He has a Bachelor of Technology degree in EE from IIT Kanpur , MS from Seoul National University and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.

Achievements and Honors

  • Featured in Fortune India 40 Under 40 list.