Age 39 Yrs ; D.O.B.

2nd September 1969 +91 98455 18520 (mobile) Educational Qualifications Postgraduate Diploma in Rural Management from IRMA 1992 MA Previous Sociology JNU 1990 B.Sc. Hon’s (Math’s) St. Stephen’s College 1989

Anirban Mukerji

Special Honours
NTSE scholar (A National scholarship awarded to only 250 students annually) GMAT Score 750, among the Top 1% of test takers Worldwide

Career Summary Date
Oct 07- present Dec06 – Sep 07 Oct 05 – Sep 06 May 03 – Sep 05 Apr 02 – Oct 02 Nov 00 – Feb 02 Jun 98 – Oct 00 Jun 96 – May 98 Nov 93 – Jun 96 Jun 92 – Nov 93 Employer Fortune 50 Global IT Solutions Company. Department of E-Governance, Government of Karnataka Hewlett-Packard (Emerging Market Solutions ) n-Logue Communications Satyam Infoway Pvt. Ltd, B2B Portals Division. Hindustan Lever Exports Division Hindustan Lever Ltd. Oils Division Shriram Foods and Fertilizers M.P. Oilfed. Position/ Responsibility National Manager e-Gov Solutions Consultant for e-Governance Project Program Manager RDS project Manager Strategic Partnerships & New Market Solutions ( Sept 04 – Sep 05) Deputy General Manager Projects Senior Manager Business Development Trader – Agri Commodity Exports Buyer – Ghaziabad Factory Assistant Manager Oil Purchase Assistant Manager Exports

Fortune 50 Global IT Solutions Company. Solutions –Oct 07 onwards
Responsibilities in this position include • • • •




Increase mind share of Company with key decision makers in e-Governance projects. Position Company products in e-Governance project implementation Develop a partner eco system for participating in e-Governance projects Mentor Company sales force in Government procurement procedures

Department of e-Governance, Government of Karnataka Program Manager Rural Digital Services Project October 05 - Sept 06
The Rural digital services project ( RDS) is an initiative by the state government to build a common platform for deployment of citizen centric services of all departments of the state government. My role as the program manager head of the RDS project included the following • Enabled delivery of a wide range of citizen centric services of the Revenue department to the rural citizens of the state through the network of village telecentres.


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Prepared the tender ( Request for Proposal ) documents for selection of the vendor that would build own and operate a network of 800 village Executed all steps of the bid management process as per government norms

The RDS program has secured many awards including an International Public Sector Achievement Award instituted by the Public Sector Technology Magazine and two National innovation awards for implementation of a Citizen Centric e-Governance initiative. The program has served over a million citizen requests from its inception in April 2004 till date.

Consultant Karnataka One Project

Dec 06 to Sep 07

In April 2005, the State Government implemented the land mark Bangalore One project that provides a 24/7 facility to a citizen to avail services of various utility companies and agencies of the state government. In December 2006, the State government decided to replicate the Bangalore One project to five other cities of Karnataka. My role in the project included • • Preparing the project plan for replication of the project. Writing the Request for proposal of the Software Vendor, Citizen Service Centre Operator, and the Banker to the project, and Bid management of the above RFP’s for selection of the Vendor

e-Governance Consultant

Dec 06 to Sep 07

In this role I have contributed to the e-governance department of Karnataka through the following assignments • • • Computerization of the Primary Agricultural Cooperative Societies Selection of an e-Governance consultancy organization for the various department of the State government Selection of Technical resources for the State Data Centre, Nemmadi Program and Bhoomi Program


Manager Strategic Partnership
Manager New Market Solutions

May 03 - Sep 05
Sept 04 – Sep 05

The Kuppam HP i-community program of Hewlett-Packard aims at holistic development of the rural community through use of technology in manner that is self sustaining both for the community and the company. In the program I worked both to develop an eco system of strategic partners and developing new business ideas that can further program objectives. Achievements include • Implemented the Digital Rural theatre program and village photographer program

The Kuppam Village Women’s Photographer program has been featured in numerous magazines and media stories including “Business Week”, Economist and NDTV. • Started an ITES Centre in Kuppam in partnership with Datamation Consultants Delhi, India that is providing local youth with ICT based jobs and is a model for HP and other organizations to start ITES businesses in rural areas. Partnered with American India Foundation and World Links to integrate ICT in education in 15 schools of Kuppam. Initiated a dialogue with ICICI Bank to develop a model to deploy financial services in underserved communities.

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Satyam Infoway Ltd. Chennai, Sr. Manager Business Development B2B Portals

Nov 00 - Feb 2002

Was responsible for varied roles of launch, extension, product management business development and Sales of B2B portals which included a) Teawebex - a portal, which aims to deliver real time web based auctions to the tea community; b) Exportswebex – a marketplace facilitating trade between American buyers and Indian exporters c) Expressmeet - A web based collaboration tool.

Hindustan Lever Ltd., Trader Agri Commodities Exports, Chennai, Mumbai

June 96- Nov 00 July 99- Nov 00

Was responsible for managing an independent agro commodity business, and thereby handled a whole gamut of functions including customer management, new business development, raw material sourcing, factory operations and supply chain management. In this division first I managed the soya export business and later worked on developing the new agro commodity business. In this assignment .

Buyer (Ghaziabad Vegetable Oils Factory)

June 96 - May 98

Responsible for all supply chain functions including Edible Oil Purchase, Packaging Material, Out Bound Logistics, 3P Production and management accounting for the Vanaspati & Refined Oil Factory of HLL

Publications and Seminars Delivered
• • • Produced a book of photographs taken by the Children of Kuppam ( 2005), the only such initiative worldwide involving use of digital cameras by rural children. Jointly with Shri Rajeev Chawla wrote the article “E-Governance initiatives of Karnataka” published in Yojana November 2007 Submitted application for the “Bhoomi Program” under IBM Innovations award for Transforming Government instituted by the Ash Institute of democratic governance and Innovation, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. The program was shortlisted among the 20 finalists for the award. Coauthored article “A journey through three states Common Service Centres Programme (CSC) Review, NeGP, India” for i4D Magazine August 2007 Article under publication “Issues in Implementation of e-Governance Programs - Learning from the Bhoomi Program of Karnataka” Wrote “Rural Digital Services a Case Study” published in CAB Calling April – June 2006, a magazine published by College of Agricultural Banking Reserve Bank of India Wrote case study on the Kuppam HP i-community published in o o • World Business Council for Development ICT for Development – Case Studies from India – NISG Hyderabad

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Delivered Presentations in various Seminars and Conferences including the following o o Seminar on Information and Communication Technology (ICT) for Rural Financial th Services College of Agricultural Banking Reserve Bank of India March 6 2006 National Workshop on Capacity Building for Small Businesses of Orissa through ICT, Institute of Management & Information Science Bhubaneswar

Assisted Professor Chiranjib Sen in organizing Workshop on Innovation and Excellence in Governance, Centre for Public Policy, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore. 15-14 September, 2005