Mr. Arunkumar Pillai is currently the Chief Strategy Officer at National Skill Development Corporation. Previously, he was Partner at Ernst & Young in the Government practice focusing on skill development for 4.5 years. He was also the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of IL&FS Skills Development Corporation for 4 years. Prior to that he had been an education entrepreneur for 6 years and a strategy consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers for 4 years. He is an Electrical Engineer and holds a business management degree from Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore.