Binoy Job

Founder and CEO, Development Channel

Chosen as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum in 2012, Binoy Job is an institution builder, public policy specialist and innovator with CEO/Leadership level achievements in diverse fields such as Industry, Government, Media, Entrepreneurship and Civil Society. With an outstanding career track record, Binoy is currently incubating his next venture- a global tech initiative aimed at empowering a billion people. Earlier he was heading an apex industry chamber in India as its Secretary-General (CEO) till 2017. He took up this position following a 5-year stint as Director, Prime Minister’s Office- youngest executive to hold both these positions. He was invited by Dr. Manmohan Singh, the then Prime Minister to advise him on Public Policy, Communications and Global Leadership. He was one of the five professionals chosen from private sector to join PM’s team. The fact that he earned and excelled in these fields even before he turned 40 makes him a multi-faceted global achiever. For his contribution in bringing about social change and for his professional excellence in diverse leadership positions, he has been honored with the ‘Young Global Leader’ award by the World Economic Forum, ‘Emerging Leader Fellowship’ at Melbourne University, ‘Chevening Leadership Fellowship’ at LSE, ‘Asia Young Leader’ by the Asia Society and also chosen for the ‘International Leadership’ program of US State Department. Binoy is Founder & Serial social entrepreneur of a number of social ventures such as Leaders For Tomorrow Foundation, a 265,000+ members strong leadership movement. An alumna of Kennedy School Harvard, Said Business School Oxford, LSE, Melbourne and Delhi Universities, Binoy serves on the Board of several organisations of repute as a Non-Executive Independent Director. Binoy is also a jury member as an Academy member of ‘Global Teacher’s Prize’.