Rajeev Peshawaria

Author of Too Many Bosses, Too Few Leaders (Simon & Schuster 2011), Be the Change (McGraw Hill 2014), The Naked Autocrat (McGraw Hill Oct 2017), and a regular writer for Forbes, Rajeev has extensive global experience in leadership development with a particular focus on uncovering personal and organisational “Leadership Energy,” and developing and delivering business strategy.

Rajeev’s professional roots are in industry. He has been Chief Learning Officer of both Coca-Cola and Morgan Stanley, and has formerly held senior positions at American Express and Goldman Sachs. At Goldman, Rajeev helped found Pine Street – the firm’s acclaimed leadership academy – and headed Pine Street for Europe and Asia. He has also provided coaching, consulting and advisory services globally. In his early career he was a banker and currency trader.

His current research centres around the implications of recent Neuroscience and Quantum Physics discoveries on leadership.

Rajeev is a sought after international speaker and has been widely featured in international media platforms such as Bloomberg TV & radio, National Public Radio (NPR), Harvard Business Review, CNBC, Fast Company, Leader to Leader, American Management Association (AMA) magazine, Leadership Excellence magazine, The Times of India, The National Dubai, Mint-Wall Street Journal and the Conference Board.

In 2014, he was named one of Top 100 Global Thought Leaders for Trustworthy Business and a 2017 Top Thought Leader in Trust by ‘Trust Across America’. Rajeev and his family have lived in fourteen cities in eight countries.


Indira Achievers & Leaders Award 2012 Strategic Leadership Award 2011 Trust Award 2014 (1)
Trust Award 2014 Top Thought Leaders in Trust
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