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UM Faces and Spaces: Rajeev Koyal

Program Manager, Idea Start

April 5, 2024 — 

For this month’s UM Faces and Spaces, we introduce you to a face behind a new space for igniting a spark for all your ideas. Can your idea be turned into a business? Rajeev Koyal is the Program Manager for Idea Start and wants to help you find out.

He’s an business founder, innovator and executive who has helped 400 founders get their startups going in India. Idea Start office is currently located on the main floor of UMSU University Centre, adjacent to the food court and you can meet with Rajeev every Friday from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Watch the video to learn more.


UM Faces & Spaces is a monthly feature showcasing the people and places across UM that are transforming the student experience, advancing innovation in research, driving change and creating a lasting impact here in Manitoba and globally. For more stories go to our YouTube playlist.


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