Dr Roop Jyoti holds a B.Tech.(Hons.) from IIT Bombay, an M.B.A., an M.P.A. and a PhD from Harvard University. He is well recognized for his outstanding achievements as a successful entrepreneur and for his tremendous contributions to public service. He is also a teacher of Vipassana Meditation in the tradition of Sayagyi U Ba Khin as taught by S. N. Goenka. As the Coordinating Area Teacher for Nepal he oversees 8 meditation centres in Nepal. Additionally, as the Centre Teacher for Dharmashringa, the largest and oldest among Nepal centres, he conducts Vipassana courses regularly.