Education: PhD (IIT, Delhi); MSc (University of California, USA); MSc in Mathematics (IIT, Kanpur); LLB
Experience : 40
Former CEO of National Health Authority, Former Head of TRAI, Former Secretary of Department of Electronics and Information Technology (GOI), Former Chief Secretary in the Government of Jharkhand, Former Director General & Mission Director of the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI)
He has led reforms and leveraged IT to simplify administrative processes, thus, contributing to shaping India's policies in Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs). He believes in combining planning and execution skills to ensure policies work on the ground.