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Nandan nilekani cofounded infosys, one of indias leading information technology companies, back in 1981. Reimagining india brings together leading thinkers from around the world to explore the challenges and opportunities faced by one of the most important and least understood nations on earth. The book presents a generalists view of postindependent india. Janhavi nilekani to wed next week bengaluru news times. He writes this book on the basic premise that, it is not economic growth alone that decides the countrys future, also reform and innovation. Excerpts from nandan nilekanis new book kirti phadtare pandey first published. Rebooting india is an excellent book from nandan nilekani and viral shah which serves as a template for transformation of india. That could serve equally as an epigraph for nandans own life. Nandan nilekani says whistleblower complaints being looked into as infosys shares plunge 16%. Nandan nilekani biography childhood, life achievements. On the ndtv dialogues this week, nandan nilekani, the man who is the architect of aadhaar, former cofounder of infosys and someone with big ideas for india, opens up in his first expansive. One of the indian engineerentrepreneurs most responsible for creating the new reality that has produced this new indian image is nandan nilekani.
Nilekaniled committee recommends making all digital. Media caption nandan nilekani helped provide a unique id number to millions of indians. He is a founder, and currently president, of infosys technologies ltd. Nandan nilekani s imagining india presents a country whose place in modernity is not yet assured, finds kenan malik. A visionary take a take a look at the evolution and future of india. Practical solutions to which foundations have been laid constitute the book.
Time for action 2730 october 2010 in boston, ma, usa. The world is flat nandan nilekani pakistan defence. Most recently, nandan has cofounded and is the chairman of ekstep, a notfor profit effort to create a learner centric, technology based platform to improve basic literacy and numeracy for. Nandan nilekani, 2016 2 12 trends that will shape the future of banking 3. He left infosys in 2008 to build the largest database that the world has ever known.
Nandan nilekani is an indian entrepreneur and one of the founders of the infosys, the famous indian it company. A graduate of the indian institute of technology, he has received a number of prestigious awards, including the joseph schumpeter prize, and has been recognized for his technological and economic innovation by the likes of time and forbes. Imagining india ebook by nandan nilekani rakuten kobo. He cofounded infosys and is the nonexecutive chairman of infosys replacing r seshasayee and ravi venkatesan, who were the cochairs of the board, on 24 august 2017. After serving as its president and then ceo, hes now joined the indian government to help lead a massive new it project. Books download rebooting india pdf, epub by nandan nilekani. Sitting in his office, mr nilekani speaks about the need for. Nandan nilekanis imagining india presents a country whose place in modernity is not yet assured, finds kenan malik. The book was highly acclaimed and has been loved for its thoughts and ideas. Nilekani argues that at the heart of the new india is a transformation of its selfimage. This is the official page of nandan nilekani, the former chairman of the unique identification authority of india. Nilekani is president of the governing body of the new delhibased national. Verbose, ardent study of the steps required to complete the indian miracle. One of our case studies nandan nilekani from infosys to politics was selected to be used for the 2010 international leadership association ila student case competition held at the 12th annual ila global conference leadership 2.
He charts ideas that are pivotal to indias future growth, and stresses that new ideas. Kaushik is the author of a number of books on india and teaches economics at cornell. Nandan nilekani is the cofounder and cochairman of infosys technologies, ltd. Nandan nilekani he was the founding chairman of the unique identification authority of india uidai in the rank of a cabinet minister from 2009 2014.
Imagining india created ripples with its perspective on indias recent history and the core issues plaguing the countrys development. Nandan nilekani is the cofounder of tech giant infosys and its nonexecutive chairman since august 2017. Cogently argued and packed with nilekanis own experiences and interactions with hundreds of opinion leaders, it offers a comprehensive blueprint for india in the twentyfirst century. Infosys founders narayan murthy, nandan nilekani, kris gopalakrishna r, k dinesh and srinath batni l pose during the announcement of the winners of the infosys prize 2017, and.
In a blog post about slumdog millionaire, nandan nilekani alluded to the films valuable subtext that it doesnt matter where you come from, only where you are headed. We need these kinds of entrepreneurs in india who are creating millions of jobs for indians. Nandan nilekani invested in an app that recruits small neighborhood businesses to sell their products online, like these kandil, or. The best parts of the book are the interesting contradictions which the nation went through lovehate relationship with the english language, fear. Imagining india pb by nandan nilekani from only genuine products. Infosys chairman nandan nilekani said one board member had received two anonymous complaints on september 30, 2019 one dated september 20, 2019, titled disturbing unethical practices and an undated note with the title, whistleblower complaint.
This book, based on the authors collective experiences working with. Author of the book imagining india, he was twice listed as one of the 100 most influential people in the world by time. Nandan nilekani was the chief guest at the book launch of my book an indian. Nilekani, who left infosys in 2009, was brought back in 2017 after a boardroom shakeup at. The book will be translated in more languages but right now only hindi version of the book is been available. Nandan nilekani was the chief guest at the book launch of my book an indian in cowboy country on december 8, 2010, at. Indias economic growth will be driven by services and. Corporation navigating the hazards of a new economy ebook by gerald f. Nandan nilekanis book imagining india encompasses the central ideas that shaped modern india, which have contributed to the countrys progress, as well as those ideas that stifled its growth. On this momentous book, nandan nilekani traces the central ideas that shaped indias earlier and present and asks the essential factor question of the long run. Low volume, high value, high cost to high volume, low value, low cost 4. Nandan nilekani, wife rohini nilekani pledge half their.22 1065 1176 1164 442 884 1449 327 904 915 1031 862 668 258 410 1564 893 1095 1319 1321 1422 1574 1361 798 254 1118 917 1000 778 1251 352 1288 1100 132 104 1018 373 21 406