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08, Jun 2016

State of Rajasthan and Wadhwani Operating Foundation (WOF) Sign MoU to Make Rajasthan a Leader in Job Creation and Talent Development Under “Smart State” Initiative

~ Aimed at implementing entrepreneurial education in colleges, and vocational education in schools and ITIs ~ ~ To be achieved through an integrated approach to entrepreneurship, innovation

06, Jun 2016

Dr. Ajay Kela, President and CEO, WF speaks to ‘Directorial’ on philanthropy and CSR.

Dr Ajay Kela is the President and CEO of the $250mln Wadhwani Foundation, founded by well-known Silicon Valley entrepreneur and philanthropist Dr Romesh Wadhwani.  Under his leadership, the Foundation

03, Jun 2016

WF and Rajasthan Govt. sign MoU for entrepreneurship, innovation and skill development

The article is a fallout of the MoU signed between WF and State of Rajasthan yesterday, and is aimed at fostering an integrated approach to entrepreneurship, innovation and skill

23, May 2016

Best gift you can give? a high-quality job! – Dr. Ajay Kela, President & CEO, WF’s Exclusive Interview with Deccan Herald

From the birth of a simple idea to creating skilled labour and boosting the economy, Dr Romesh Wadhwani’s the Wadhwani Foundation has come a long way. Founded in 2000

22, May 2016

Unicorns were overvalued, correction was needed – Dr. Ajay Kela, President & CEO, WF’s Interviewed in Deccan Herald

The recent devaluation of unicorns in India is not a cause of concern and in fact these unicorns were initially overvalued, said Ajay Kela, president and CEO of Wadhwani

20, May 2016

Wadhwani Foundation – MSDE MoU featured in INDIAWEST.com

India’s union cabinet April 20 approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the Palo Alto, Calif.-based Wadhwani Foundation, and India’s Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship and

12, Apr 2016

An Article by Atul Raja, EVP Marketing, WF Highlighting how “After Decades of Conditioning, India is Re-Aligning Itself With the Culture of Entrepreneurship”

Globally, entrepreneurship has become a key engine for employment generation. As policy makers grapple with economic uncertainty and cultural changes, large corporations that traditionally created jobs are biting the

07, Mar 2016

Atul Raja, EVP- Marketing, WF writes for New Indian Express

The formal launch of ‘Startup India, Standup India’ on January 16th was path-breaking. For once, here was an establishment promise that held sway beyond expectations. A ‘leap-forward policy’ and

09, Feb 2016

Dr. Romesh Wadhwani authors an edit page article, “India’s Jobs Crisis” for Times of India

Dr. Romesh Wadhwani, Founder and Chairman, Wadhwani Foundation authors an edit page article, “India’s Jobs Crisis” for Times of India. The article highlights the “giant disconnect between GDP and