Dinesh is a first-generation immigrant from India and has lived and worked in 12 European countries. A lateral thinking pioneer, he is recognised in the UK and Europe for his innovation and leadership skills. He is able to contribute strategic insight and practical action to key contemporary issues, ranging from British entrepreneurship, the online economy and sustainability.
Founding ebookers.com, the first internet travel company in the UK and Europe. It achieved FTSE 250 status on the London Stock Exchange. Ebookers created 2,000 jobs and was based in 11 European countries. In 2004, it achieved annual sales of 1 billion dollars. Now, the company achieves over 2.5 billion dollars in sales.
Donated £5m to charity since 2005
Member of the European Parliament in Brussels.
Creating one of the biggest Solar PV energy farms in Romania.