"Grant me the serenity to accept the things I can’t change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference."
EX: Biggest milestone in your life.
HIM: If I were to look at my biggest milestone so far, I think it has been my involvement in major transformations that had a ripple effect both nation-wide and worldwide. I have had the pleasure to be a part of numerous government CEO forums and track dialogues with the US, Japan, Singapore, UK & Israel. I have also had the opportunity to provide thought leadership to the future of Indian Industry as the National Chairman of the Council of Future Businesses and National President of the newly formed Indian Digital Gaming Society.
EX: Book(s) that have influenced your life.
HIM: ‘Siddhartha’ by Hermann Hesse, a book about the journey of self-discovery.
EX: An unusual app on your smartphone.
HIM: ‘ThinkRight.Me’. The fact that it is our own company, JetSynthesys, that has developed and published this app, makes it more special.
EX: The next product on your tech-wishlist.
HIM: A next-gen home entertainment theatre.
EX: 3 habits you think are most important in order to be an effective leader.
HIM: A clear-thinking mind, clean and hard-working hands, and a warm caring heart. Consistency with these three can work best for a leader in India.
EX: The best tech innovation according to you.
HIM: AI. I have been personally involved in AI when I worked with NASA over 20 years ago and doing a lot more today.
EX: Your ideas and views on sustainable technology
HIM: Sustainable development is the greatest issue of our time. While in the past, technology may not have played a critical part in dealing with the problems we face, in the future it will be the key to solving them.
EX: Your upcoming career goals
HIM: Our goal as JetSynthesys, is to continue to entertain consumers through our digital innovations. We plan to focus more on our trademarked ‘Phygital Experience’, using digital to drive physical experiences through technologies like AR/VR, esports and engage with the next-gen both in India, and globally.