Rajendra S Pawar, Founder, NIIT University receives 'Lifetime Achievement Award' by Dataquest
At the Dataquest ICT Conference & Awards 2019, Mr Pawar was felicitated with the award for his immense contribution in shaping the growth of the Indian IT sector. Awarded with the country’s prestigious civilian honour, Padma Bhushan, by the President of India in 2011, Mr Pawar has played a leadership role in nurturing NIIT into a leading Global Talent Development Corporation.
Under his leadership, NIIT has been instrumental in shaping the growth of the Indian IT sector, by creating skilled manpower to drive its momentum. With a footprint in over 30 countries, NIIT offers training and development solutions to individuals, enterprises and institutions. Having revolutionised the IT Training industry, Mr Pawar is now involved in establishing an innovative model in Higher Education, the not-for-profit NIIT University.