Sachin Pilot

Sachin Pilot

Minister of State for Communications and IT, Government of India

Son of the late Rajesh Pilot, Sachin was elected to the 14th Lower House of Parliament in 2004 making him the youngest MP in India. In his role as a Minister, Pilot strives hard to find scalable means of leveraging India’s IT and telecom infrastructure to facilitate inclusive growth especially in rural areas. After graduating from St. Stephens College in New Delhi, he worked at the Delhi Bureau of the BBC and subsequently went on to work for General Motors. Pilot completed his MBA Degree at the Wharton Business School where he specialized in multinational management and finance. In recognition of his professional accomplishments and commitment to society, he was selected as one of the Young Global Leaders by the World Economic Forum in 2008.