Shri Rajesh Gera
Shri Rajesh Gera is the Director General of National Informatics Centre, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology.
With a career spanning over 3 decades, he has been associated with high impact Digital Initiatives across the country. Shri Rajesh Gera has spearheaded many projects for the Digital India, as the Technology Head of various groups of NIC contributing for Video Conferencing Services, Satellite Network, Aadhaar Authentication Services, Ministry of Health, Ministry of AYUSH, Ministry of Corporate Affairs, NITI Aayog, PMO, Cabinet Secretariat, President Secretariat, Labour and Employment Informatics Division, and National Database of Unorganized Workers (NDUW) Project and many more.
He played a key role as CEO, DPIT, in the Ministry of Defence for 2 years, during his deputation – from August 2018 to August 2020. .
Shri Rajesh Gera joined back NIC as Deputy Director General (DDG) in September 2020 and continued in his endeavour towards the Digital India movement.
Shri Rajesh Gera holds a B.Tech (Electrical Engineering) degree with Honors from IIT Varanasi, Banaras Hindu University.