At a recent workshop organised by the Bharti Institute of Public Policy at the Indian School of Business, companies and social enterprises came together to deepen the understanding of CSR and the role of companies in transforming the socio-economic landscape in India. The Bharti Institute of Public Policy (BIPP) at the Indian School of Business (ISB) joined hands with the British Deputy High Commission, Hyderabad, to organise, in partnership with UnLtd Hyderabad and Next Gen, a workshop on the theme ‘Corporate Social Responsibility and the Rise of Social Entrepreneurship’. The workshop aimed to deepen the understanding of CSR and its connection with Social Entrepreneurship. It highlighted the role of companies in transforming the socio-economic landscape in India through CSR. The workshop provided a much needed common platform for companies and social enterprises to learn from examples of successful partnerships to create social impact.