Advisor 2017, Advisor 2018, Advisor 2019
Mr. Robin Gupta is the Principal Adviser to the three day Valley of Words International Literature and Arts Festival 2017. Born in Delhi on 1 October ,1948, Robin Gupta decided on a career in the civil service early in his life. After a brief stint with the Indian Police Service, he was accepted into the Indian Administrative Service in 1974. His deputations included challenging assignments throughout the country, and he was posted as commissioner in the field on seven separate occasions, a record in the history of Indian civil service. His final posting before retirement was as financial commissioner, Government of Punjab. For a man coming from a life of dry notes and files, Robin Gupta has an excellent flair for words He has authored several books, including the best seller ‘And What Remains In The End’ and ‘A Bouquet of Thoughts’, besides anchoring literary sessions at prestigious institutions.