Radhakrishnan Pillai


Chanakya, who lived in the 3rd Century BC, was a leadership guru par excellence. His ideas on how to identify leaders and groom them to govern a country has been well documented in his book the Arthashastra. This book contains 6000 aphorisms or sutras. In the present book the author simplifies these age-old formulae for success for leaders of the corporate world.

Divided into 3 sections of Leadership, Management and Training Corporate Chanakya includes tips on various topics such as – organizing and conducting effective meetings, managing time, decision making, finance, strategy and responsibilities and powers of a leader.

Call it your guide for corporate success or a book that gives you ancient Indian management wisdom in a modern format – you just cannot let go Chanakya’s wisdom contained on each page.

Read on to discover the ‘Corporate Chanakya’ in you…

Radhakrishnan Pillai studied the ancient text the Arthashastra at Chinmaya International Foundation, Kerala, under the guidance of Dr. Gangadharan Nair. Educated in the field of management and consultancy, he later proceeded to do his MA in Sanskrit and a doctorate degree in the Arthashastra. He also started a company Atma Darshan in the field of spiritual tourism.

Pillai spreads the knowledge of Chanakya to millions of people across the globe through his lectures, workshops, training programs, radio shows and articles. Director of SPM Foundation and part of the University of Mumbai team, he designs various leadership programs. He is the recipient of the Sardar Patel International Award, 2009.