About us

Founded in 2000 by Dr. Romesh Wadhwani, the Foundation’s primary mission is economic acceleration in emerging economies. The Foundation is driving economic growth in India and other Asian countries through large-scale initiatives in job creation and skill development. To achieve this the Foundation has launched five high impact Initiatives in India, with the goal of creating and filling 25 million jobs in the next 5 years [...]

Our Initiatives


‘Create more jobs, Silicon Valley style’ – Dr. Ajay Kela interacts exclusively with Hindu Business Line

The photo article is titled, ‘Create more jobs, Silicon Valley style’.
The article is littered

Wadhwani Foundation
Wadhwani Foundation & BIC Collaborate to Boost the Number of Entrepreneurs in Indonesia

“The partnership of Wadhwani Foundation (NEN) and Business Innovation Centre (BIC) can make a

More news

Founder & Chairman

Romesh is a successful Silicon Valley entrepreneur and philanthropist with passion for wealth creation. After building three large scale successful companies in three decades, the last of which was sold for over $9 billion, Romesh founded the Wadhwani Foundation in 2000 to which he has committed to donate most of his wealth. He is also a member of the Gates Buffet Giving Pledge. Romesh envisioned high impact social change in emerging economies through Romesh Tiecon Speechsustained economic acceleration. This vision led to the launch of Wadhwani Foundation’s five Initiatives through which the Foundation drives large scale job creation and skill development in multiple countries. [...]

Video Gallery

More Videos


Blog OND

Different and Talented – An Authored article by Dr. Ajay Kela

Read more
OND Blog Post

Hiring Differently-Abled is a smart move

Read more

Fostering entrepreneurship, a long way to go

Read more
More Blog