A Strategic thinker, Geostrategist, Knowledge and Perception Management Consultant, has been an advisor to International Government agencies and is sought after for his advisory roles with different Governments and National and International Institutions. He has been a Mentor of International repute, a distinguished Thought leadership trainer, an Earth Scientist of International stature, author, and educationist.
K. Siddhartha is a mentor, thinker, and a visionary. He has the ability to see things beyond ordinary; he can analyze issues, and see them from many different perspectives. His experience in life has been full of diversity and challenges. His professional experiences range from being a physicist to a fashion designer to an environmentalist, a corporate trainer, a mentor of national repute, who is now pursuing research in palaeogeography (a combination of palaeontology, stratigraphy, structural geology, petrology, crystallography, mineralogy, meteorology, oceanography, geology and geomorphology) for his pet Project, Vasundhara (http://www.ksiddhartha.com/Vasundhara-the-Mini-Planet.php), Knowledge Mapping (http://www.ksiddhartha.com/Knowledge-Mapping-of-the-World.php) and Perception management.
He has over 20 years experience in teaching Earth Sciences, Life Sciences and Behavioural traits in India’s topmost institutes, and 15 years experience in training students for Civil Services. He has had a hand in mentoring 1533 students for IAS, IFS, IPS, IRS and other Civil Services in the past 18 years (www.online.ensemble.net.in). He has managed and chaired one of the largest career solution programmes in India. He was the Chief Mentor of this venture. He has also been an Esteemed Academic Advisor of Educomp-Pearson led India’s first VSAT based training and also the Advisor of a Civil Services oriented training along with the former Election Commissioner, Sri T.N. Sheshan. Also an honorary mentor for 116 best known schools and the largest educational organization in Eastern India, as well as for World Peace Foundation. Apart from these advisory roles, he has also accepted to be a senior advisor to WASME (World Association for Small & Medium Enterprises) http://www.wasmeinfo.org/advisory-board-members
As an author, he has authored 42 books (http://www.ksiddhartha.com/physical-books.php) on Geology, Meteorology, Oceanography, Environmental Sciences, Human Geography, International Relations, History and Culture (www.ksiddhartha.com).
As an International Speaker he has attended and lectured in seminars in Frankfurt, London, Bucharest, Maldives and Dubai, on Geopolitics, Branding India, Hazard perception, and Perception management and now on Experiential Economy. (https://www.linkedin.com/in/kshirsagar-siddhartha-018a4178/).
A prolific contributor to newspapers having written more than 120 articles in newspaper and magazines including The Hindu, Times of India, Hindustan Times, The Tribune, Indian Express, Punjab Kesari, Dainik Jagaran, Jansatta, Rashtriya Hindi Mail…
Besides he is a television panel member for Headlines Today, Zee TV, Aaj Tak, India Ahead, News 24, Doordarshan, LSTV, RSTV on various topics such as Environment, Education, National Issues, International Affairs, and Psyche.(https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCc66aoKVfirr3nt2Fp4ydxQ)
As an Earth Scientist, apart from pursuing his research in Paleogeographic reconstruction of the whole world, he is in a process of completing the model for replicating the entire of Planet Earth in India in its complete entity (Project Vasundhara: The Mini Planet) (http://www.ksiddhartha.com/Vasundhara-the-Mini-Planet.php).
Presently he is working on two spheres-