Arvind Gupta is the National Technology Head for world’s largest political party: the BJP in India. In this role, he advises on the policies for data driven outreach, digital communication and modernisation. In particular, he led the Digital, Social Media and Communication Campaign for the BJP and Shri Narendra Modi, which resulted in BJP creating electoral history and achieving its Mission 272+.
Arvind Gupta has over 25 years of industry experience, having worked in diverse sectors in variety of leadership, policy and entrepreneurial profiles in India and Silicon Valley, USA.
He is the Co-founder of Digital India Foundation and he is a leading thought provoker in areas of Smart Cities, Internet Governance, Cyber Security, Electronics Manufacturing & Digital Payments.
He was awarded the Eisenhower Global Fellowship for Innovation for year 2014.
He holds a Masters in Computer Science and MBA from University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign and B.Tech in Electronics from IIT-BHU, Varanasi.