Rajendra Pratap Gupta (Rajendra) is an original thinker , Innovator, researcher , author & a public speaker . A public policy expert who has been contributing to policy making for over a decade.
Rajendra has worked with some of the largest organizations across the world and was nominated to the Global Agenda Council of the World Economic Forum for 2012-2014 in recognition of his work.
He was conferred; ‘Global Healthcare Leader of the Year’ award in 2012 by the sheriff of Los Angeles; named the ‘Thought Leader of the Year’ three years in a row by ICT Post; Featured amongst the ’25 living Legends of Healthcare in India’ and is listed amongst the “100 Most Impactful Healthcare Leaders”.
He has served at senior most levels at fortune 20 & fortune 500 companies in India. Besides, he has been invited by global organizations like the United Nations, World Health Organization, World Economic Forum, ITU, Embassy of the United States of America, Govt. of Japan & Finland, and also by the Ministry of Health & The Planning Commission – Government of India, for his views on diverse range of topics.
He played an important role in drafting public policies and became the youngest person to draft the election manifesto of BJP at the age of 37 in 2009. He also played a key role in drafting the BJP’s Lok Sabha Election Manifesto in 2014. He has played an important role in drafting the National Health Policy 2017, IOT Policy and is working on the National Education Policy .
In his corporate career , he is known as a tough task master, and has turned around organizations in India & Nepal through his innovative & pragmatic approach .
Currently, he divides his time between public policy work and consultancy / advisory roles