Nikhil Agarwal is President of Cambridge Global Partners (CGP) and researcher at University of Edinburgh. Prior, he was Professor of Management and founder Director of Europe Asia Business School.
Dr Agarwal has founded businesses and advised firms on strategic matters in last 18 years of his career. He has worked with global multinationals like Cadbury’s, FIC and Zensar (RPG Group). He has lectured at leading universities like Virginia Tech, University of Bradford, University of Edinburgh and University of Cambridge in visiting capacity. His interviews and work has been extensively covered in international media including HBR, Forbes, CNN Money, BBC Radio, The Economic Times, The New York Times to name a few.
He has served on many international think-tanks and hold leadership positions in global organizations. He has served as high-level-advisor to United Nations Global Alliance on ICT & Development (UNGAID); board member at World-Entrepreneurship-Forum and Open Mind Foundation respectively. He was the first Asian to be elected as Co-Chair of prestigious Internet Society Advisory Council (ISOC-AC) for 2008-10.
Professor Agarwal has travelled extensively around the world and worked with global institutions, corporations and multinationals. He has published over 40 research papers, conference publications and articles in leading journals. He is co-author of the best seller “Planet Entrepreneur” published by Wiley (2013). He is regularly invited to speak at seminars and conferences around the world. He spends significant time in academic research at University of Edinburgh.
Dr Nikhil Agarwal is alumnus of University of Cambridge, United Kingdom.