Suyash Keshari

Suyash Keshari is a 27-year-old Wildlife Presenter, Filmmaker & Conservationist. He is the pioneer of India’s First Virtual Safari Experience hosted on his own OTT Platform – Safari with Suyash – TV, which is also the first of its kind in the world. He has hosted over 250 people on safaris including political figures and celebrities in the last two years.

Suyash was recently awarded the prestigious 30 under 30 award for his work with wildlife conservation, virtual safaris, and eco-tourism. He has been published in over 300 national and international newspapers and magazines. He is also ranked as one of the Top 5 Wildlife Professionals in India for 2022, categorized as the “Young Blood.

Suyash produced his first series in 2019 for WWF International which is a 5-part real-life web series about a young person’s life tracking a tigress named Solo in Bandhavgarh and conservation issues in the area. The finale of this series was launched by the Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, and the series itself has been showcased at a United Nations Conference, and by Incredible India, the Ministry of Tourism on several platforms.

Growing up in Central India Suyash was introduced to wildlife and safaris at a very young age, but his professional journey began in the summer of 2019, when he quit his Political Advocacy job in Washington D.C., USA, to follow his lifelong dream to be a full-time wildlife presenter.

Suyash is also an award-winning wildlife photographer. At the age of 19, he became one of the youngest people to win the Nature’s Best Photography Asia Award, for a photograph of a six-month-old tigress. This photo was exhibited for a year at the Smithsonian Natural History
Museum in Washington D.C. Suyash has also recently launched a line of Safari Apparel, where 100% of profits are earmarked for conservation projects such as building waterholes, equipping forest staff with essential gear, and helping locals in conflict-prone areas. He regularly works with anti-poaching units, volunteers during fire season, and is working towards reforestation efforts.

Suyash’s goal is to connect people with wildlife and evoke passion in hearts and minds across the world, urging them to play their part in conserving our natural heritage.