Nitin Bajaj

Nitin Bajaj

Entrepreneur; Program and Product Manager, Esri Labs

Nitin Bajaj is a Los Angeles-based entrepreneur and runs Esri Labs-the innovation incubator for the billion-dollar enterprise GIS market-leader. Nitin has always been intrigued and fascinated by the resounding success of Indian entrepreneurs around the world. So intrigued, he did his doctoral thesis on the topic and launched the broadly telecast The INDUStry Show. In addition to a strong record of running successful start-ups, Nitin has led several multi-million dollar strategic initiatives for Fortune 100 organizations such as Esri, IBM, and Thomson Reuters. Nitin serves on the boards of Akshaya Patra LA and Pratham Los Angeles. Nitin has a Doctorate in Strategy & Innovation and MBA in Leadership and Organizational Change Management. As a Pepperdine alum, he loves the Waves and is a paddleboarding enthusiast. Nitin is also an avid cyclist and has a few century rides under his saddle.