"Values and Morality can compensate for an intellectual and talent shortage, but talent and intelligence can never make up for lack of values and morality"
K. Siddhartha as a Mentor

He has 20 years experience in training students for Civil Services. He has had a hand in mentoring 1482 students for IAS, IFS, IPS, IRS and other Civil Services in the past 18 years (www.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 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.

Mentoring is to support and encourage people to manage their own learning in order that they may maximise their potential, develop their skills, improve their performance and become the person they want to be.

Mentoring is a powerful personal development and empowerment tool. It is an effective way of helping people to progress in their careers.

K. Siddhartha is a guide who has helped the protégé/protégée/mentee to find the right direction and who can help them to develop solutions to career issues. He provides the mentee with an opportunity to think about career options and progress.

Thus according to him:

    The Mentor is

  • A friend
  • A motivator
  • A guide
  • A coach
  • A tutor
  • A companion
  • A resource
  • A confidant
  • A listener
  • A cheerleader
  • A supporter
  • An advocate
  • An advisor
  • A sounding-board
  • A networker
  • A negotiator
  • A role model

He has mentored entrepreneur start their business, common people find an appropriate career; budding actors and models find a foothold in Mumbai film industry, and students aspiring to become Civil Servants. At present he is mentoring girls from different Universities obtain a 100% secure career, mentoring handpicked girls again for Miss Universe and Miss World, mentoring a youth organisation We ,weinterconnect.org which aims at finding direction for itself, help learn each other by building a social capital of themselves, how to reform themselves, how to correct themselves to the benefit of building a better India, to the benefit of becoming humane, and being good patriotic citizens.

Invite him as a Mentor and Speaker

K. Siddhartha is popular speaker having given lectures at more than 20 organisations across India and around the world.

He speaks on International Affairs, Geopolitics, Education, Psychology, Societal trends, Urbanism, Palaeontology, particularly evolution and mass extinctions.

His diverse educational background, professional experience, and sharp intellect makes him an ideal person to share his views on Science, Geography, Environment, Societies, Education, Brand Management, and Geopolitics.

He has spoken on various occasions in various seminars for governments and companies: Earth Infrastructure, Ministry of Tourism Government of Gujarat, Delhi University. SNDT University, Madras University, Kuempu University and Punjab University.

All his speeches are customised to the particular audience he addresses.

To invite him as a Mentor and Speaker for Corporate Training, Leadership Training, Civil Services Training give a request call on 9811506926 and email your request to