A serial entrepreneur, Harjiv believes in harnessing the confluence of media, technology and education to empower individuals. He brings a kaleidoscopic experience spanning two decades with roles in business, entrepreneurship, politics, teaching and non-profits. Harjiv co-founded several companies including Gutenberg Communications and MDOffices.com. His stints at GE Capital, a New York City hedge fund and Priceline provided grist for his insatiable curiosity on what makes organizations tick. An avid political junkie, he worked as a campaign advisor to an Indian parliamentarian and also volunteered on Michael Bloomberg's first mayoral campaign in New York City. As a trustee of The Loomba Foundation, Harjiv supports the cause of widows in South Asia and Africa. He also serves on the advisory board of India Knowledge@Wharton and has been a guest faculty at DukeCE. Harjiv earned his master's degree in International Affairs from Columbia University and an MBA from the New York Institute of Technology. He is fluent in English, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu and has basic fluency in German.