Biographical Summary of Professor Anil K Gupta


Professor Anil K Gupta is a visiting faculty, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad after retiring from the same institute. He is. Ph.D. (Management), MSc. Biochemical Genetics; Fellow, National Academy of Agricultural Sciences; Fellow, the World Academy of Art and Science, California 2001; Executive Vice Chair, National Innovation Foundation – India, Coordinator, SRISTI and Hon. Secy., GIAN

He facilitates Festival of Innovation (FOIN) through National Innovation Foundation – India, hosted by the office of the President of India at the Presidents House in March every year; pursues Research on Sustainable natural and institutional resource management, building global value chain to get the grassroots and youthful creativity its due; encourages linking technology youth with the problems of MSME, and grassroots innovators (techpedia.sristi.org), unlocking corporate and public/private institutional creativity through empathetic open reciprocal innovations, support strategic organizations for making breakthroughs innovations

His book Grassroots Innovation: Mind on the margin are not marginal minds, Penguin Random house, New Delhi (2016); http://www.amazon.in/Grassroots-Innovation-Minds-Margin-Marginal/dp/8184005873, received the best Business Book Award at Tata Lit Live Festival, Nov. 20, 2016.