Who is the author of ‘Imagining India; Ideas for the New Century’?
Nandan Nilekani is the authore of the book ‘Imagining India; Ideas for the New Century’. Nandan Nilekani (2June 1955) also known as the Bill Gates of Bangalore. Nandan Nilekani is co-founder of ‘Infosys Technologies’ country second largest software company and the chairman of Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI). Nandan Nilekani is member of Indian National Congress.
Nandan Nilkani receive his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Mumbai. He started his career in 1978. He was Left Infosys in 2009 to serve of the Unique Identification Authority of India as the Chairman. He is a member of the board of governors of the Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER) and the president of the premier independent applied economics research institute (NCAER) in India.
He was awarded by many several award as like NDTV Indian of the year’s, Joseph Schumpeter Prize, Nandan Nilekani also won the Indian’s highest civilian honors “Padma Bhushan” in 2006 and same yea, He was nominated ‘Businessman of the year’ By Forbes Asia. Nandan Nilekani also won The Economist Social & Economic Innovation Award in 2014 for leading Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI). Nandan Nilekani is the author of the ‘Imagining India’.