Lok Satta

Tuesday, 05 March 2013 09:04


Public Release
(Delhi, 06/03/2013)

Lok Satta Party's leader and 2014 AP assembly candidate Dilip Sankarreaddy will be the key speaker at Harvard Business School

Harvard Business School and Harvard Kennedy School of Government have invited the global finance executive cum social worker turned Hyderabad-based politician Dilip Sankarreddy of Lok Satta Party to speak at the prestigious Harvard India Conference, which will be held at Boston, USA, on March 9th and 10th.

Harvard India Conference is the most influential among the India-focussed summits globally. The theme of this year Harvard India Conference is - “India vs. India: Local Strength vs. Global Growth” and Dilip Sankarreddy will speak on the topic - “Politics as a vocation: Pathways for young people to ennoble Indian politics”. While previous participants in this conference include Amartya Sen, P. Chidambaram and Navin Jindal, luminaries such as Sam Pitroda are participating in this year's conference.

Dilip Sankarreddy is a member of the National Council and National Steering Committee of Lok Satta Party. He is Lok Satta Party's candidate from Malkajgiri Assembly Constituency, Hyderabad city, Andhra Pradesh, India for 2014 elections. In 2012, he quit his professional job in the U.S. to work for the people in India full-time and to lead by example to inspire the best and the brightest to enter politics to serve the nation. The Harvard invitation is a recognition of his initiative for people-centered politics and his campaigning practices.

Dilip is the winner of World Bank India Development Marketplace Award 2007 for providing innovative lighting solutions to tribals and nomads across India and his work has been recognized by various universities and governments. As a political worker, he has taken up various issues concerning urban development and has talked about environment and sustainable development at many international conferences and forums since 2004. Dilip Sankarreddy holds an MBA degree from the reputed University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Prior to relocating to Malkajgiri, Hyderabad, he worked in corporate strategy, corporate finance, global sales and marketing, and product development in telecommunications and education industries in companies across the world. More information about him and his political campaign can be found at www.DilipSankarreddy.com

For Lok Satta Party