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Navi Radjou is an innovation and leadership strategist based in Silicon Valley. He is also a Fellow at Judge Business School, University of Cambridge, and a World Economic Forum (WEF) faculty member. He is a member of WEF’s Global Agenda Council on Design Innovation and a regular columnist on HarvardBusinessReview.org. In 2013, Navi was given the Distinguished Achievement Award for Innovation by the prestigious Thinkers 50.
Navi Radjou is also the co-author of the bestseller Jugaad Innovation: Think Frugal, Be Flexible, Generate Breakthrough Growth. The Economist calls Jugaad Innovation “the most comprehensive book yet to appear on the subject of frugal innovation”.
Most recently, Navi served as Executive Director of the Centre for India & Global Business at Judge Business School, University of Cambridge. Previously, he was a longtime VP/analyst at Forrester Research in Boston and San Francisco and advised senior executives worldwide on breakthrough growth strategies. Navi has consulted with leading international organizations—including Ernst & Young, GM, Hitachi, IBM, Marks & Spencer, Microsoft, Procter & Gamble, SAP, Sprint, and TCS—on innovation and leadership strategies.
Navi Radjou has been featured in New York Times, Wall Street Journal, The Economist, BusinessWeek, and Financial Times. He has published articles and op-eds in MIT Sloan Management Review, BusinessWeek, and WSJ.
Navi has spoken at the World Economic Forum, Council on Foreign Relations, The Conference Board, Harvard University, Asia Society, and more.
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An Indian-born French national, Navi Radjou earned his MS degree in information systems from Ecole Centrale Paris, and attended the Yale School of Management.
He lives in Palo Alto, California.