A Postgraduate from IIM, Ahmedabad and a B Tech from IIT, Delhi, Rajat Jain currently leads Neva Garments Ltd, a leader in Thermal wear in India for several years, as its Executive Vice Chairman of the Board. In his career of over 25 years he has been at top positions leading, advising and providing strategic guidance to the business and the management teams of several organizations. He brings to his companies, organizations and partners a wealth of over two and a half decades of experience and multi-functional expertise, a strong industry & market knowledge and an enviable industry network.
Rajat has also recently started his own entrepreneurial venture in the startup incubation space called PadUp Ventures (www.padup.in ) with two other partners, focusing on providing startup advisory services to early stage tech companies in India and helping them grow successfully to the next level to raise Series A capital.
Rajat is a Non-Executive Director on the Board of Xerox India and was till recently its Managing Director. He is also a Non-Executive Director on the Boards of Times Innovative Media (TIM), a Times of India Group Company and TIM Delhi Airport Advertising (TIMDAA), a JV between TIM and the GMR group. He has worked in the consumer, media & entertainment, technology and telecom sectors in India, both at young stage companies and MNCs. His key areas of expertise include understanding consumers across various spaces, building and working with teams and growing businesses that revolve around services & brands.
He has been also associated at leadership levels with Companies like Mobile2win, Walt Disney India, Modi Telstra, Benckiser and Hindustan Lever. He has been actively engaged in the development and restoration of the Braj Region, the Land of Lord Krishna, and has been a long time Trustee of The Braj Foundation, a “Not For Profit” NGO, founded in 2005,