MR. YATENDRA KUMAR GUPTA
Born in 1966, Mr. Y.K. Gupta is a renowned educationist, social leader and a visionary industrialist who has traversed a tough road to the position he holds in Sharda Group. Brought up in Agra, he is an inventive leader who always favoured a strong and self-reliant India. He completed graduation from Agra University in the year 1987.
As an entrepreneur, his first business venture was supplying the scientific equipment and machinery across different states in India. While dealing with the business, Mr. Y.K. Gupta felt an acute urgency to establish a state-of-the-art educational institution in Agra to fulfill the need of high-quality professional education to the young generation thereby empowering the young India to grow.
With the burning desire to do something for the betterment of the students, he along with his elder brother Mr. P.K. Gupta opened the first engineering college in Uttar Pradesh named as Hindustan College of Science and Technology in Mathura. And the journey of an education reform began.
Together with his elder brother, Mr. YK Gupta has expanded possibilities of Sharda Group in construction, engineering tools and biotechnology. His passion to excel will permeate through these ventures too.
Award conferred on Mr. Y.K. Gupta
“INDIA SKILL AWARD-2014” during Australia-India Skills Conference-2013