There is a bracing optimism about Nilekani's analysis . . . which can only be welcome in this age of doom and gloom (Telegraph
A rich, insightful look at today's India through the eyes of a business leader . . . Executives with a global scope should get their hands on a copy (BusinessWeek
A manifesto by the Bill Gates of Bangalore . . . Nilekani achieves an impressive breadth (Time Magazine
About the Author
Born in Bangalore, Nandan Nilekani is an Indian software entrepreneur and Co-Chairman of Infosys Technologies the company he co-founded. In 2004, Nilekani was awarded the Padma Bhushan, the third highest Indian civilian decoration, as recognition for his distinguished service to the nation. In 2006, he became one of the youngest entrepreneurs to join the World Economic Forum Board. He has received international accolade for his work in the business community, most recently in Thomas Friedman's bestseller The World is Flat
. He was named one of the '100 Most Influential People in the World' by TIME
magazine in 2006 and Forbes'
'Business Leader of the Year' in the same year. This is his first book.