Ph.D. - Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science and Diplomacy (H.C.) 2012, Caucasus University, Georgia
M.B.A. - Master of Business Administration 1981, Punjab Agricultural University, India
B.Sc. (Hons.) - Bachelor of Science Agri. (Honours) 1979, Punjab Agricultural University, India
EXPERIENCEBroader Experience (37 Years) and Skills
Experienced as Parliamentarian, Political Strategist, Entrepreneur - Successful Businessman, Financial Institution Director, Senior Manager, University Professor, Innovator, Motivational Speaker, and Community Leader and Activist.
Effective management and administration skills, leadership abilities in running corporate boards, strategic planning and envisioning projects.
Thorough understanding of working of governments, parliament, regulatory process, and public policy.
Knowledge of International affairs, trade, diplomacy, lobbying and marketing.
Well-travelled (60 countries), including as state guest; and represented Canada at international conventions.
Strong global contacts in governments, media, businesses and multicultural communities.
Ran seven successful federal election campaigns and assisted in leadership campaigns.
Skilful in developing public relations, preparing and analysing strategic communication and media reports.
Team player and leader, strategic and hard worker, visionary and innovative, quick-learner and solution-oriented, research and analysis, enjoy challenges and good sense of humour.