Ajit Pai OSD to Vice Chairman NITI Ayog

Ajit Pai is a consultant, Vice Chairman's office at NITI Aayog where he brings expertise in finance and measuring and improving the competitiveness of cities, economies, industries, and companies. He was previously the Managing Director at Plumeria Holdings, an international advisory and investment firm. Prior to Plumeria, he was also the Managing Director, Equity Research at Stifel Financial and Thomas Weisel Partners. Mr Pai has received several Starmine/Financial Times/Forbes awards in the world's top analyst survey with five #1 awards for earnings estimate accuracy and stock picking. 

He has a Master's degree in Business Adminsitration with distinctions in strategy and finance from Yale School of Management, a Master's degree in Architecture from Yale School of Architecture, and a Bachelor's degree in Architecture from the School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi. He has been actively involved in several technology, financial services, and healthcare initiatives, as well as economic development, education, and urbanism forums. He is actively pursuing ecological conservation, horticulture, suatainable agriculture, and viticulture.