Adani University

Prof. Ravi P Singh

Prof. Singh is an accomplished higher education leader. He has completed his B.Sc. and M.Sc. (Gold Medal) in Physics from Banaras Hindu University and received his Ph.D. and post-doctoral training in condensed matter physics from the University of Western Ontario.

He brings with him extensive experience in higher education and the public sector which includes Secretary General, the Quality Council of India, Director and Senior Regional Director of IGNOU, Vice Chancellor of Sharda University, Dean at Punjab Technical University, and Assistant/Deputy Director of AICTE. He has received a D.Sc. (Honoris Causa) from Sharda University and Quality Award from the Institution of Engineers, India.

Arun Sharma is a Distinguished Professor Emeritus at the Queensland University of Technology (QUT).

He is an advisor to the Chairman of Adani Group and leads the Group’s sustainability function.

He is also the Chair of the Council of QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute.

From 2004 to 2019, he served as the Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice President for Research, Commercialisation and Innovation at QUT, where he oversaw a nearly four-fold increase in annual research revenue that led to the university’s rapid rise in key international university rankings.