Mr Amitabh Kant is presently CEO, NITI Aayog, a Government of India institution for catalysing the development process, nurturing an overall enabling environment by working in partnership with States, by being a Knowledge hub and a Think Tank by facilitating implementation.
He has been a key driver of “Make in India”, Startup India, “Incredible India” and “God’s Own Country” initiatives.
Till March, 2016 Amitabh Kant was posted as Secretary, DIPP– Government of India. He was also the Chairman of the Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor Development Corporation (DMICDC) and National Productivity Council.
Amitabh Kant has worked as CMD – ITDC, Joint Secretary – Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, Secretary – Tourism, Government of Kerala, Managing Director, Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation, District Collector, Kozikhode and Managing Director, Matsyafed.