Rajiv graduated with an MSc in Information systems and stayed on at the London School of Economics researching the use of technology and democracy. Subsequently, he was part of the early local authority digitalisation projects working on behalf of the office of the deputy prime minister and various local authorities. The digital standards that he created were to be used mandatorily for English LAs for around eight years. In the commercial sector, Rajiv has been part of several tech start-ups, either as a supplier, for example Easy Property, or as part of the start-up itself e.g. Pex/RealPage. After 15 years in the commercial sector and having done everything from setting up subsidiary companies off shore, to creating technical architectures as a consultant, to getting new software products out to market. Rajiv decided to go back to public sector and started at Notting Hill Genesis in 2017.
Rajiv is the director of digital technology at NHG and is responsible of Technology Strategy, Architecture, Digital Operations and Engineering. After Rajiv took over, new digital channels were created for customers and colleagues alike. The business operating model was remodelled to leverage this to great success. Today NHG has 50k customers signed up to their digital portal and over million transactions have been competed, predominantly, payments and repairs services. To do this, Rajiv had to build a team from the bottom up and is now has one of the most innovative teams in the sector spread across the UK, India and Europe.
NIHR Clinical Research Network
Motor Oil Hellas Corinth Refineries SA
BCG - Boston Consulting Group
Waygate Technologies, a Baker Hughes business
Dept of Navy USMC
The British Army
HGC Global Communications
Notting Hill Genesis