Dr. Jaijit Bhattacharya

Dr. Jaijit Bhattacharya

Partner, Infrastructure and Government Services, KPMG

 

Dr. Jaijit Bhattacharya is recipient of the prestigious APJ Abdul Kalam Award for innovation in Governance and is a noted Governance Transformation expert. Dr. Bhattacharya is Partner at the International Consulting firm, KPMG, with over 21 years of professional experience.

He has authored five books on e-Governance, including being the co-author of the first book on e-Governance in India, ‘Government On-line – Opportunities and Challenges’, published by McGraw Hill and released by the then Honourable President of India, Shri Abdul Kalam and author of the first e-Governance textbook book in the world, “e-Gov 2.0: Policies, Processes and Technologies” that was released by the Honorable Minister of Communication and IT, Shri Kapil Sibal. He is also the author of the first book on Privacy Middleware in the world. Dr. Bhattacharya did his PhD from Department of Computer Science and Engineering IIT Delhi, MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta and B.,Tech in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.