Amitabh Kant

Amitabh Kant is presently CEO of the National Institution for Transforming India (NITI Aayog). He is a member of the Indian Administrative Service (Kerala Cadre), and the author of Branding India: An Incredible Story, Incredible India 2.0, and has edited The Path Ahead: Transformative Ideas for India. Kant has been a key driver of the ‘Make in India’, ‘Startup India’, ‘Incredible India’ and ‘God’s Own Country’ initiatives that positioned India and the state of Kerala as leading manufacturing and tourism destinations. Kant is the recipient of the Economic Times Policy Change Agent of the Year Award, the Bloomberg TV Personality of the Year Award, the NDTV Administrator of the Year Award, among many other honours and accolades.