Dr. Srikumar Rao

Founder, The RAO Institute

Srikumar Rao is founder of The Rao Institute, a unique community dedicated to helping individuals live lives of extraordinary accomplishment and deep fulfilment.

He createdthe powerful “Creativity & Personal Mastery” course, an immersive program rooted in the teachings of the world’s Great Masters, which uses ancient wisdom to solve modern problems. It remains the only business school course in the world to have its own alumni association.

Srikumar has helped hundreds of executives from companies such as Google, Microsoft, Merrill Lynch, General Electric and Morgan Stanley. His programs enable talented and successful individuals – entrepreneurs and executives – to accomplish feats that they could never have dreamed of. And they do it with a marked diminution of stress and a greater sense of tranquillity.

A TED speaker and author, Rao writes regularly on management practices and leadership and has captured his thoughts in two books – Are Your Ready to Succeed? Unconventional strategies for achieving personal mastery in business and in life and “Happiness at Work: Be Resilient, Motivated, and Successful – No Matter What.

Rao’s work has been covered by the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, Time, Fortune, Forbes, Business Week, the London Times, the Guardian, the Daily Telegraph and virtually every major business publication in North America and the UK. CBS, NBC, ABC, Fox News, PBS, Voice of America and dozens of TV and radio stations have interviewed him.

Topics & Formats
  • Management & Leadership
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Motivation & Storytelling


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