Dr G.K. Jayaram is the founder and managing director of the Institute of Leadership and Institutional Development (ILID), Bangalore. He was the first Chairman of Infosys, and the Founding Director of the award-winning Infosys Leadership Institute. Jayaram has had a four-decade-long career in the consulting and corporate worlds as well as a decade in the development sector, in the US and India. He co-founded a software firm in the US, worked at Arthur D. Little Inc., and Coopers and Lybrand, taught at Stanford Executive Development Program and the Naval Postgraduate School.