Prateek Maheshwari


Physics Wallah

Prateek Maheshwari is the Co-Founder of Physics Wallah (PW), India’s leading EdTech platform that is democratizing education at scale in India. He joined hands with Alakh Pandey (Founder & CEO, PW) in 2020 to launch PW.Prateek brings with him a notable academic background, holding a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from IIT (BHU), Varanasi. With over 17 years of experience in establishing tech-based companies, he has previously founded various EdTech startups. As a driving force behind Physics Wallah since its inception, Prateek's co-founding role has been instrumental in propelling the organization's expansion in a strategic direction. His leadership has elevated Physics Wallah into a revolutionary platform that's changing the education landscape of India.Prateek also spearheaded the nine acquisitions and strategic partnerships for PW with brands including PrepOnline, iNeuron, and Xylem Learning. Leveraging his extensive business acumen, he envisions Physics Wallah becoming the go-to platform for high-quality and affordable education, setting new standards for competitive exams. Prateek's philanthropic nature is evident through his involvement with NGOs dedicated to making education accessible for all, including Kashi Utkarsh and Asha Deep Vidyashram. Beyond his work, he finds joy in travelling, reading, and indulging in music.