Atul B Bhatnagar, Business Advisor – Skill and Education, India

Location: Delhi, India and Nairobi, Kenya

Atul has over 3 decades of experience in banking, skill development, clean technology and automobile engineering. He is currently based in Gurgaon, India, and working as an Advisor to Social Impact organisations and Start-ups. He started his banking career in Citi in India and then moved to Dubai as the Regional Cards Services Manager for 8 countries in HSBC Bank Middle East. He acquired 8 years of Board level experience as COO in the National Skill Development Corporation, India and Barclays, Kenya. In Barclays, Atul won the global ‘Male Diversity Champion’ award. He was chosen from among 1,500 nominees from the bank’s worldwide pool. After spending 14 years outside India, Atul found his ‘home calling’ where he committed himself to nation-building from 2013 onwards. Atul is a BTech in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Kanpur and MBA in Marketing and Finance from IIM Calcutta.

Aroon Mhatre