Workplace Transformation through Agile Working practices
Parthajeet Sarma is a Chevening scholar (Oxford University), author, award-winning innovator and entrepreneur. After gaining experience in global organisations around the domain of workplace efficiency from the mid nineties, Parthajeet, in 2003, set up management consulting practice iDream. iDream has metamorphosed to become a premier boutique management consultancy, focused on workplace transformation using agile working processes. Parthajeet’s third book ‘The radically changing nature of Work, Workers & Workplaces’ is now available globally. His first book ‘Smart Phones, Dumb People?’ is a light commentary on the behavioral changes in humans due to technology. His second book, ‘The Rich Labourer’, espouses a ‘design led’ problem solving technique, applicable in one’s personal and professional lives.
Parthajeet is additionally a senior associate with AWA London. Started in 1992, AWA is the first true Workplace consultancy in the UK (and probably in the world). He looks after projects in India for AWA.Parthajeet’s experimentation efforts have yielded award winning products and services. He is the joint winner of The Economic Times ‘Power of Ideas’ 2012, Sankalp Awards for social innovation and others. He has been featured across various electronic and print media including CNBC TV-18’s ‘Young Turks’.
A graduate of Sir J J College of Architecture, Mumbai, Parthajeet went on to complete an MBA. After years of industry experience, he was selected by the British Government to do a leadership program on science and innovation at Oxford University. Husband to a fellow professional and a father of two daughters, Parthajeet is a regular speaker at industry forums as well as in educational institutions.