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Feb 01 2017

Anil Khandelwal

Former Chairman and Managing Director of Bank of Baroda and Dena Bank

anil-khandelwalAnil Khandelwal is a leading transformational leader, author and HRD expert. He has recently been appointed by the Government as member ofBanks Board Bureau, which appoints Chairmen and whole time directors in Public Sector banks and is given responsibility to pilot reforms in the Banking sector. He is a senior advisor at KPMG and also Chairman (Designate) of a bank in Mauritius.

“One of the most widely quoted person by the banking community from HR good practice”


In detail

Dr Khandelwal has an excellent academic record. He is B.E. in Chemical Engineering and completed his M.B.A. L.L.B. and Ph.D. in Management. He is one of the rare transformational leaders who successfully transformed a staid Public Sector Bank; Bank of Baroda into a highly vibrant and valuable brand in just three years. For his contributions, DrKhandelwal was accorded many prestigious awards, among them are:Asian Banker LifetimeAchievement Award in Financial Services by Asian Banker, Singapore. Ranked among the best 10marketers of the country by Business Today (Oct 2007);Listed as “100 Most Powerful CEOs in India” by theEconomic Times for 3consecutive years.


What he offers you

As a successful banker, author, leader, motivational trainer and CEO Coach, Dr.Khandelwalshares with audiences worldwide his thoughts and points of view based on his own work in transforming organisations.


How he presents

Dr.Khandelwal is an impact making speaker known for his insightful talks delivered in a story telling mode. He unravels the complex organisational issues and presents a doable program of action.

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Mar 02 2015

Sangeet Paul Choudary

Technology Analyst and Global Business Advisor

Sangeet Paul ChoudarySangeet Choudary is a widely renowned technology industry analyst, C-level advisor and former head of corporate innovation. He is founder and CEO of Platform Thinking Labs, is an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at INSEAD Business School and an advisor at 500Startups, the leading start-ups accelerator in Silicon Valley. Sangeet has worked with executives, entrepreneurs and innovators in fields as healthcare, defense, civic planning, agriculture, entertainment, education and many more, using the lens of Platform Thinking to reframe and reimagine solutions.

“I believe that networked platforms will reconfigure society and business forever”


In detail

Sangeet was head of innovation and new ventures for Intuit Asia-Pacific, a founding member of TxtWeb and was responsible for managing Yahoo’s largest M&A investment in South Asia. He is the co-chair of the MIT Platform Strategy Summit and industry advisor to the Global Platform Data Project at Stanford University, the first large-scale effort to quantify the business impact of platforms globally.


What he offers you

In the age of Airbnb, Uber and Coursera, platforms are rapidly disrupting traditional industries. In a connected world, the platform approach is increasingly more important, and yet, poorly understood. In his presentations Sangeet advises decision makers from a wide range of businesses how networks transform every industry and social systems.


How he presents

Passionate about technology and networks, Sangeet’s theoretical depth and storytelling is well received by audiences around the globe.

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Feb 25 2015

Narain Karthikeyan

India’s First Formula One Driver

Narain KarthikeyanNarain Karthikeyan will go down in the history of Motorsport as the first Indian to compete in the Formula One. He made his F1 debut in 2005 with the Jordan team and was a Williams F1 test driver in 2006 and 2007. He placed India on the world map of motorsport, and continues to bring laurels to the country. Driven by the urge to serve society, Narain also fulfils his role as a social citizen by contributing to several social causes.

“A true representative of India’s young spirit and an example for India’s motorsport” Dr. Singh, Prime Minister of India


In detail

Narain’s journey from F3 to F1 was the outcome of his sheer determination to live a lifelong dream. With the Jordan F1 team he made a dream debut in Melbourne in 2005. He became the first Indian to score World Championship points in a F1 race, when he finished 4th in the United States Grand Prix. Multiple world-title winning Williams F1 team, spotting his undeniable talent and ability to develop the performance of a race car, offered him a position as their official test driver for 2006. He conducted over twenty thousand kilometres of testing for the team and provided them with invaluable data towards improvement of their race car.


What he offers you

Drawing from his successful career, Narain shows that a driving talent and motivation are some of the keys to success and he underlines the importance of teamwork, focus and delivery to become a winner.


How he presents

Highly motivating and inspiring, Narain Karthikeyan’s is a great choice to speak at prestigious conferences. He is also available for appearances.

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Jul 23 2014

Sony Kapoor

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Macroeconomist and Finance Authority, Director of Re-Define

Sony Kapoor speakerSony Kapoor, Director of international Think Tank Re-Define, is an influential economist, financial sector expert and development practitioner. His career spans investment banking, civil society, academia and policy making across several countries. Sony advises central banks, large investors, European governments, developing economies and multilateral institutions on Economic Strategy and Financial Policy. He also has a multidisciplinary role at the London School of Economics where he is the Strategy Adviser to the Systemic Risk Centre and a Senior Visiting Fellow in Development, Government and Public Policy. Until 2013 Sony was the first chair of the Banking Stakeholder Group at the EBA.

““A prominent expert on international finance and development””


In detail

Sony has been a Visiting Fellow at the European Commission, an Expert Adviser to the European Parliament and a Visiting Scholar at the International Monetary Fund, focusing mostly on crisis management, economic governance & financial sector reform. Sony has also worked for Lehman Brothers in London, ICICI in India and traded derivatives for Aquila Energy in the US. He was also a strategy adviser to the Norwegian government. Sony has been elected a Fellow by the Royal Academy of Arts, a Young European Leader by Europanova, and a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. He studied at the LSE, and the Indian Institute of Technology.


What he offers you

As a frequent commentator on the Euro Crisis, development finance, the environment and international governance, Sony shares creative yet pragmatic solutions to the public policy challenges of our times. He employs vivid metaphors to argue that finance needs to be reigned in to bring us back to prosperity.


How he presents

Sony Kapoor’s speaking style coupled with an incisive understanding and enlightened capacity to explain and discuss economic and global issues has contributed to his high popularity and reputation.
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Jun 25 2014

Chandran Nair

Founder and CEO of Global Institute for Tomorrow

Chandran NairChandran Nair is the Founder and CEO of The Global Institute for Tomorrow (GIFT), an independent social venture think tank dedicated to advancing an understanding of the impacts of globalisation and the role of business in society through thought leadership and positive action to effect change. He is also the Chairman of Avantage Ventures, an Asian based boutique investment advisory company in the field of high impact social investing which was established in 2010. He serves on the Governance for Sustainability Global Agenda Council of the World Economic Forum. He is a regular speaker and panellist at the World Economic Forum, the APEC CEO Summit and conferences organised by the UN and OECd.

“The biggest lie of all is that consumption-driven capitalism can deliver wealth to all”


In detail

Prior to starting GIFT he was Asia Pacific Chairman of UK based industry leader Environmental Resources Management (ERM). For more than two decades, Chandran Nair has strongly advocated a more sustainable approach to development in Asia, and has helped governments and corporations instil these principles into their key decision-making process. He is the creator of “The Other Hundred,” a non-profit photo book initiative which serves as a counterpoint to the Forbes 100 and other media rich lists. “The Other Hundred” aims to highlight and celebrate the lives of those who are not rich or famous, but whose stories need to be told.


What he offers you

Chandran’s challenges current thinking on globalisation and explains to audiences why he believes that “nothing good will come to any of us if success in the new economies of the east is defined by flashy, western-style consumption”. He provides strategic management advice and coaching to business leaders worldwide.


How he presents

Chandran’s reputation as a provocative speaker has attracted corporations and governments to seek his advice on a variety of leadership and business challenges in Asia.

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Apr 18 2014

Boman Irani

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Versatile Actor and Photographer

Boman Irani SpeakerBoman Irani is an Indian film and theater actor, voice artist and photographer. He started his acting career as a theatre artist and at the age of 44 made his Bollywood debut with a role in Shah Rukh Khan starrer Josh in 2000. After appearing in some films it was his role in the 2003 super-hit film Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. that brought him into limelight. He was recognised as an actor after this film and was seen in many films since then.

“The clicks of his camera, combined with his charisma, introduced him to the world of acting ”


In detail

Some of his notable films include Main Hoon Na, Veer Zara in 2004 and No Entry in 2005. In 2006 he was seen in Lage Raho Munna Bhai and this role earned him Nomination at the Filmfare Awards. His role in Rajkumar Hirani’s blockbuster film 3 Idiots is one of his most remembered roles and also earned him his first Filmfare Award. He is a graduate of Mithibai College in Mumbai. His love of acting was always present even during school and college. He trained under acting coach Hansraj Siddhia from 1981 to 1983 and adopted professional acting methods.


What he offers you

Boman is well placed to suitably rouse any event. He exudes warmth and spontaneous good humour and it’s always a delight to be entertained by him. He provides a seamless connection between the stage and the audience.


How he presents

A charismatic and charming speaker, Boman’s speeches are always cultured, entertaining and provocative. He is a relaxed performer who is in great demand at prestigious events.

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Apr 16 2014

Amish Tripathi

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Best Selling Author of the Shiva Trilogy

Amish Tripathi SpeakerAmish Tripathi is an Indian author. He is known for his novels ‘The Immortals of Meluha’, ‘The Secret of the Nagas’ and ‘The Oath of the Vayuputras’. The three books collectively comprise the Shiva Trilogy. His debut work ‘The Immortals of Meluha’ was a surprise bestseller, breaking into the top seller charts within a week of its launch. The Shiva Trilogy has become the fastest selling book series in the history of Indian publishing, with 1.7 million copies in print and over Rs 40 crores in sales.

“Paulo Coelho of the East”
Business World


In detail

Amish Tripathi is an alumnus of Indian Institute of Management Calcutta. Although he originally wanted to be a historian, Amish initially chose a career in finance because he couldn’t afford the former. He worked for 14 years in the financial services industry, in companies such as Standard Chartered, DBS Bank and IDBI Federal Life Insurance, before starting his writing career. He is passionate about history, mythology and philosophy, finding beauty and meaning in all world religions.


What he offers you

He takes his audience on a journey of spirituality which leads to self-recognition. He highlights the aspects of life that need to be organised in such a way that each human gives a positive impact towards society building.


How he presents

Amish Tripathi is an outstanding storyteller with a captivating style. Filled with energy and wisdom, his keynote lectures inspire audiences all over the world.

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Apr 11 2014

Gaurav Mishra

Expert on Crowdsourcing and Social Innovation

Gaurav Mishra SpeakerGaurav Mishra is a thought leader on social innovation and crowdsourcing. He is Founder and CEO of FutureCrafting, an innovation lab that explores how early adopters are using technologies like quantification, gamification and augmentation for health and wellness. He has helped create a crowdsourcing, social analytics and social curation software as well as several crowdsourcing-driven social platforms for organisations worldwide.

“Gaurav Mishra is a global expert on social innovation”


In detail

Gaurav studied at IIM Bangalore. He held senior marketing roles at Tata Group and taught Social Media at Georgetown University. He also launched the crowd-sourced election monitoring platform Vote Report India, co-founded the social business consulting firm 2020 Social (acquired by Publicis), and created global insights and innovation offerings for organisations around the globe. He was a 2008-09 Yahoo! Fellow, a 2009 SNCR Fellow, a 2009 TED Fellow and a 2013-14 THNK Research Fellow. Gaurav has written reports, op-eds, a weekly newspaper column, a quarterly magazine and an award-winning blog.


What he offers you

In his presentations Gaurav gives strategic insights on clients’ businesses which help them understand and manage issues on social media.


How he presents

Gaurav is an energetic speaker with a sound knowledge in his area of expertise. He interacts with the audience and keeps them engaged and focused. His presentations and workshops are challenging and highly thought provoking.

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Mar 21 2014

Sourabh Kaushal

Engineer, Space Explorer and INK Fellow

Sourabh Kaushal Sourabh Kaushal proposed new techniques to clean space debris (The collection of objects in orbit around earth that were created by human beings but no longer serve as any useful purpose in space and threat to our satellites, ISS and also threat to the life of astronauts.) that includes De-Orbit Kit technique using micro-satellite & robotic arm, use of nanotube mesh technique using laser &nanobot, recycling of space junk and energy production from space.

“I appreciate your interest in space debris mitigation techniques and the work that you have done. You have outlines a number of possible research areas to improve these techniques and proposed new techniques”-Sir Donald Kessler, Ex- NASA Scientist.


In detail

Sourabh holds Bachelors in Electronics and Communication engineering from prestigious Kurukshetra University, INDIA. He has been conducting space research over the last five years. He previously worked with Axiom Research Pvt. Lab Ltd (a Google Lunar X Prize project) as a system engineer on unmanned lunar rover mission. His research papers got selected in many international and national conferences organized by NASA, ISRO, JAXA, ESA, MICROSOFT, IEEE, AIAA, IAC and so on. His research work appreciated and recognized by the Vice President of INDIA Sh. M.H. Ansari, Ex NASA Scientist, ISRO scientist and other space agencies. He proposed some new techniques to clean space debris and also working on space elevator system. For that he received various international and national awards. Previously projects from his work in University include Programming logic controller, sound processing system, Fuzzy logic controller, AI, cansat satellite designing and launching.


What he offers you

In his talk Sourabh explains his failure, struggle and success followed by reveal the mystery of space. Also the fascinating perspective why he believes imagination has not limits and doesn’t need any qualification.


How he presents

Sourabh is an experienced space personality and his entertaining presentations are both informative and uplifting.

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Feb 26 2014

Simerjeet Singh

Motivational Speaker, Director of Cutting Edge Learning Systems

Simerjeet Singh Speaker Simerjeet Singh is an executive coach, leadership trainer and inspirational, motivational speaker. He is the founder and director of Cutting Edge Learning Systems, an Indian based training company. His first hand global business management experience with the top names in the hospitality industry in Asia, ME, America, Europe and Australia has endowed him with a global perspective.

“Simerjeet has the ability to energize and invigorate the team by his eloquent communication style”


In detail

A graduate from the Institute of Hotel Management, Chandigarh, Simerjeet proceeded to study at the Intercontinental Hotel School, Sydney. His experience of building and leading teams from different nationalities enables him to bring practical, simple and powerful leadership to corporations, organisations and governmental institutions. He held a management position at Radisson Hotels in Jalandhar, was assistant manager at the Grand Hyatt in Dubai and also worked as operations manager with Macdonald Hotels, UK, and Accor Hotels.


What he offers you

Simerjeet is a professional speaker and trainer renowned for his innovative and high-energy presentations and training workshops aimed at inspiring people to achieve results. In his presentations he connects heart and soul with business audiences and he challenges them to develop solid strategies which help to reach professional and personal goals.


How he presents

Simerjeet’s presentations are exciting, innovative and powerful. He gives audiences the tools to create passion in their lives and educates people’s mind touching their emotions and challenging their wills.
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