Dr. Dhruva Nath
Professor and Chairman (Information Management Area),
Dr Dhruva Nath is Professor and Chairman of the Information Management Area at MDI, Gurgaon. Earlier, he was Chairman of the Centre for Incubation and Entrepreneurship at MDI. He is also an Angel Investor and is a member of Lead Angels. In the process, Dr Nath has mentored over twenty five Digital Business Start-ups. Earlier he spent twenty years with NIIT, where he launched and headed several new initiatives, such as the National Institute of Sales and LEDA. His last assignment at NIIT was creating and heading NIIT’s eBusiness Practice, as Senior Vice President. Dr. Nath has been a Consultant to the Top Management of several organisations such as Glaxo, Apollo Hospitals, Gillette, Nestle, Indianoil Corporation, Bajaj Auto, etc., in the Strategic use of IT for Business. He has also conducted Top Management Programs in eGovernance for the Prime Minister of Namibia and the Chief Minister of Delhi. Dr Nath has written three books published by McGraw-Hill Education, and is currently writing a series of articles for Start-ups and investors. He has a B Tech in Electrical Engineering and a PhD in the Computer Science Area , both from IIT Delhi.