Founder and Vice Chancellor
Prof. Atul Khosla Founder, Trustee and Vice Chancellor at Shoolini University (www.shooliniuniversity.com), Solan, Himachal Pradesh – India’s leading research centric private university. Atul has been an entrepreneur for the last 20 years and he has founded and led multiple startups. Atul founded Everest Group’s businesses in India and Asia in 2003-2006; subsequently he moved to Switzerland where he helped build a-connect ag. into a global consulting business; Atul then moved back to India in 2008 and founded Oliver Wyman’s India and Asia business. Atul has recently co-founded Aaddoo – an edutech startup based out of Chandigarh, India.Atul also advises several Indian and global organisations on issues of strategy and innovation – he is/ has been Independent Director with Gabriel India, Director with Innohive (a social incubator), Senior Advisor to Ankur Capital (India’s leading social VC fund), Member State HP Council CII and Advisor to SEBI Chairman (India’s Security Regulator) among others. Atul started his career with McKinsey and Company. Prior to joining Shoolini University, Atul was MD and CEO of Oliver Wyman in India, the world’s leading management consulting firm. He is a B.Tech from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur and MBA from JBIMS, Mumbai.