Ayaan is based in Gurgaon but has studied at a residential school called Rishi Valley for the past 6 years. He wants to explore his passions and skills in entrepreneurship and leadership through GYLA. He is an avid sports person with a keen interest in wildlife conservation, sustainable development, and value investing. He plays many instruments, such as electric and acoustic guitar, keyboard and the cajon. He loves to travel, eat and sleep. He is studying Chinese and can speak basic Japanese as well.