Mr Vikas Gupta

Vikas Gupta is the Managing Director of Wiley India, the Immediate Past President of Association of Publishers in India (API) and a recognized thought leader in publishing and knowledge industry.

In a career spanning 20 years, Vikas has been a forerunner in leading many innovative product and business models in the space of technology-driven learning solutions, research and faculty development, professional certifications and skill development. Some key initiatives include Wiley Online Training and Certifications, a job-readiness program in new technologies like big data and analytics, employability-focused university curriculum, and models that bridge the industry-academia gap.

As a serial entrepreneur, Vikas has co-founded and led ventures in IT, Publishing and Medical Electronics. He has authored/co-authored 15 books in IT, till date, that have sold over two million copies worldwide. Known for his high energy, Vikas is an ardent promoter of the spirit of entrepreneurship and intrapreneurship, and encourages students and professionals to constantly strive towards perseverance coupled with innovative thinking.

Vikas holds a degree in Electronics Engineering and an Executive MBA from ISB in association with Kellogg School of Management the Wharton Business School and Fundação Dom Cabral, Brazil, and a PG Diploma in Printing and Publishing from London. Vikas is also the promoter-member of the Education Promotion Society of India (EPSI).

Vikas Gupta