Srijan Pal Singh is an author, public speaker, education innovator and social entrepreneur. He was born and raised in Lucknow where he went to La Martiniere for schooling. He studied Engineering at the Institute of Engineering & Technology, Lucknow and further went to the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad to study management. He was awarded the GOLD MEDAL for the best All-rounder Student of the 2009 batch at IIM-A and was also the President of the Student’s Council there.
He worked as Officer on Special Duty and Advisor (Policy and Technology) at the Office of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam where he worked as a close aide to the former president on various consulting works. Some of the projects include Providing Urban Amenities in Rural Areas (PURA), Kalam-NSS Initiative for Space-based Solar Power, What Can I Give Mission, Research and Public Awareness Project on Koodanakulum Nuclear Plant.