Seventeenth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile
Sinha, Shri Jayant
Constituency   : Hazaribagh (Jharkhand)
Party Name     : Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP)
Email Address : jayant[DOT]sinha19[AT]sansad[DOT]nic[DOT]in

Father's Name Shri Yashwant Sinha
Mother's Name Smt. Nilima Sinha
Date of Birth 21 Apr 1963
Place of Birth Giridih (Jharkhand)
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage 16 Sep 1986
Spouse's Name Smt. Punita Kumar Sinha
No. of Sons 2
B. Tech (Chemical Engineering), M.Sc. (Energy Management and Policy), M.B.A.
Educated at I.I.T., Delhi, University of Pennsylvania, and Harvard Business School
Profession Venture Capital, Management Consultant
Hedge Fund Manager
Permanent Address
76-A, Hupad Vill.- Harhad, P.O. Mufassil,
Distt. Hazaribagh-825301, Jharkhand
Tel: 09811716444 (M)
Present Address
4, K.Kamraj Lane
New Delhi-110011
Tel : (011) 23013798, 09811716444 (M)
Positions Held
May 2014 Elected to 16th Lok Sabha
1 Sep. 2014 - 9 Nov. 2014 Member, Committee on Subordinate Legislation
1 Sep. 2014 - 9 Nov. 2014 Member, Standing Committee on Finance
9 Nov. 2014 - 5 July 2016 Union Minister of State, Ministry of Finance
5 July 2016 - 25 May 2019 Union Minister of State, Ministry of Civil Aviation
May 2019 Re-elected to 17th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
24 July 2019 onwards Member, Committee on Public Accounts
13 Sept. 2019 onwards Chairperson, Standing Committee on Finance
21 Nov. 2019 onwards Member, General Purposes Committee, Lok Sabha
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology and Ministry of Communications

Literary, Artistic & Scientific Accomplishments
Global expert on Entrepreneurship and Technology. Published articles in leading magazines (Harvard Business Review, Business Today, etc); and newspapers (Financial Times, Economic Times, etc).
Social And Cultural Activities
Leading donor to India`s top NGO`s as MD, Omidyar Network Advisors India; Patron, Johar Health Management and Atal Sanskritik Manch
Special Interests
Tennis, writing (articles, movie scripts) and social work
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Reading and sports
Sports and Clubs
Member, Delhi Gymkhana Club, Delhi Golf Club
Countries Visited
Widely Travelled
Other Information
Articles widely published in leading newspapers and magazines; Globally recognised expert in entrepreneurship and Technology based innovation

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