Leadership
Dr. Jatinder Kumar Bajaj
Independent Director
Dr. Jatinder Kumar Bajaj

Dr. Jatinder Kumar Bajaj was appointed as Independent Director on the Board of the Company with effect from September 11, 2017. He is the founder Director of the Centre for Policy Studies has done M.Sc (Honours) in Physics and also holds Ph.D in Theoretical Physics from the Punjab University, Chandigarh. His areas of specialization include Scientific & Technological tradition of India; Indian Society, Economy and Polity; Indian ideas and institutions; Religious Demography, Natural Resources and Geography.
 
During his career, Dr. Bajaj had held several important positions, and has been a member of the apex governing and advisory bodies of several national institutions, including, the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR). Currently he is serving as a member of the Governing Body of the National Council of Rural Institutes and as a member of the Expert Group on Environmental Standards of the Ministry of Environment and Forests.
 
Dr. Bajaj has done extensive research work on science & technology policy, on the interface between science & society and on the Indian traditions of Science & Technology. He has also been interested in studying the geography, culture, history and economy of different parts of India at the micro level and has published detailed and highly illustrated Atlases for several districts of Madhya Pradesh.