K G Murali has been an entrepreneur for over three decades. For the last 11 years he has dedicated his life to working for HIV-infected children through Children of Krishnagiri (COK) an NGO initiative by Association for Rural Community Development (ARCOD). Prior to this he worked for 10 years with the Amarjoti Leprosy Nivaran Sangh in Coimbatore.
He is a long-distance walker, and frequently walks from Bangalore to Krishnagiri to raise funds for COK. He believes walking is meditative and a gesture of thankfulness to the universe.