Rajeev Chandrasekhar is an Indian politician, an entrepreneur, a technocrat, and a Member of Parliament representing the State of Karnataka, serving his third term in the Rajya Sabha or Council of States in the upper house of the Indian Parliament. On July 7, 2021, he was inducted as the Minister of State in the second term of the Modi government. He began his career in politics in 2006 and has entered into his third term as a Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) MP. Earlier, for two terms, he was an independent member.
Currently, Rajeev serves as a Member of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance, Member of Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Member of the Joint Committee on Data Protection Bill, 2019 and Member of the Consultative Committee on MoE & IT, Ministry of Communications, Member of the Indian Council for World Affairs. Chandrasekhar is also the founder and Advisor to the Board of Jupiter Capital Pvt. Ltd., and also known as “Chanakya Business Brahmin”[table “” not found /]