Rajkamal Rao heads a firm to counsel students aspiring to study in the US maximize their return on investment. The firm has helped hundreds of student clients win admission to top universities in the US, including such reputed institutions as the University of Pennsylvania, Dartmouth, Cornell, Carnegie Mellon, Duke, University of Illinois-Urbana, Texas A & M, USC, North Carolina State University, and Virginia Tech.
He is an active public speaker conducting awareness seminars on higher education and student camps. He has written a book on college selection and his blog has attracted nearly 60,000 hits from users worldwide.
Rajkamal writes a weekly column, "World View", for the Hindu's online portal for MBA students, one of the largest such sites in the world. He is also a columnist for
the Hindu BusinessLine, India's second largest financial newspaper. In 2013, he won the consulting firm McKinsey's global essay competition: "How can “innovation capitalism” drive India’s technological and economic development?"
A former management consultant, Rajkamal has executive-level client management experience at the world’s largest organizations. He holds an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University, an MS in Engineering from Villanova University and a BS in Engineering from Bangalore University.