Ravi Kurani

Water Entrepreneur

Who am I?

From my early days as a pool boy for my Dad's pool and spa business to the founder of Sutro, I've always wondered why everyone can’t have clean water.See below for some of my projects and what I'm passionate about


A podcast about water through the lens of business, technology, and policy.Our discussions take a deep dive into the business of water, explore the innovations shaping the future of water sustainability, and unpack the policies that govern this vital resource. With Liquid Assets, you'll get a behind-the-scenes view of the challenges, triumphs, and intricacies of working with the lifeblood of our planet.Liquid Assets is more than just a podcast; it's an exploration into the waves of change in the water sector. Whether you're a seasoned professional, a budding entrepreneur, or a curious listener interested in the nexus of business, technology, policy, and water, join us as we chart a course through these vast and dynamic waters.

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Sutro is a robotics platform that shrinks and automates traditional laboratory water equipment to 1/500th the size. Sutro was acquired by Sani Marc in 2018, a large water sanitation company in Canada.


ImpactAlpha is redefining business journalism around social and environmental value. We work to enable a more just, equitable and sustainable world.We expose, inform, narrate and critique the impact investment space, while fostering a growing community of agents of impact.I founded ImpactAlpha with David Bank and Zuleyma Bebell back in 2014. I work with them on an advisory capacity.


Shoot me a note. Always open and excited to collaborate!