About Me

Siddharth is a banker by profession with more than 12 years of experience in the world of trade finance. Siddharth is a person with Cerebral Palsy, After passing out from a special school to regular school he completed his graduation in Commerce and went on to do his masters in Economics from Loyola College Chennai.  Professionally, he is a Certified Documentary Credit Specialist from Institute of Financial Services, UK and also holds certifications in

Trade finance from Indian institute of Banking and Finance.

KYC and Anti Money Laundering from Indian institute of Banking and Finance

Logistics and Supply Chain management International Academy for Certification and Training (IACT Global)

International financial management from International Academy for Certification and Training (IACT Global)

Siddharth is inspirational Tedx speaker on motivation, Time/Emotional management, Leadership and he has been invited by Organizations/ Corporate like  TCS, Cognizant, Scope International; World Bank; SAP Labs India- Bangalore; Wipro  and Management institutes:  IIM A; IIT Chennai; Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai; Christ University, Bangalore, IIM- B and Many more…………

He has spoken in more than 165 forums and has reached out to 23,000 people. His global viewership crossed 4 Million and still counting….

Siddharth is on the board of Vidya Sagar since 1999 and had been on the Board of Trustee of Skill Share International, a UK based NGO for 3 years. He also served as Member of Advisory board of India Inclusion Summit for 4 years and now a member in the board of trustees of India Inclusion Foundation. Some of the recognition he received are:

  • National award by Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment as “Best Employee with Cerebral Palsy” given by the then honorable Vice President of India in 2008.
  • Npedp – Shell – Helen Keller Award
  • Excellence in Corporate employment from ADAPT (SSI) on the eve of World cerebral palsy day


On personal front he lives in Chennai with his parents, wife and his son.

  • Good to know about your Siddharth. You’re an inspiration.

    • Siddharth Jayakumar

      Thank you !

  • skd writing

    Great to know about you dear friend! Liked your words….only one human can ‘touch’ another human, mentally or physically! Move on, touch people, make them happy and it will make you happy! 🙂
    Thank you for being around spreading lights of motivation to people.