Author, Speaker and Strategist
How to do better with less
Navi Radjou is an independent scholar and an innovation and leadership advisor based in Silicon Valley. A Fellow at Cambridge University’s Judge Business School, he serves on the World Economic Forum’s Global Future Council on Innovation & Entrepreneurship. He won the Thinkers50 Innovation Award in 2013.
His TED talk on frugal innovation has received over 1.5 million views. He writes regularly for Harvard Business Review. He is co-author of the global bestseller Jugaad Innovation (over 100,000 copies sold worldwide) as well as From Smart To Wise and Frugal Innovation, published by The Economist in 2015.
His next book, Conscious Society: Reinventing How We Consume, Work, and Live, will be published in 2018.
Born and raised in Pondicherry, India, he holds dual French-American citizenship. He lives in Palo Alto, California.
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