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Papa CJ

Papa CJ
World Renowned Comedian & Executive Coach

Papa CJ ( is a world-renowned stand-up comedian, executive coach and published author. 

As an Executive Coach he has worked with 50+ blue-chip companies across the globe and was conferred the India’s Top Mind Award for Leadership Development and Executive Coaching in 2023. He has been invited to speak at Harvard Business School and written for Harvard Business Review. He holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) degree from the University of Oxford. He has worked across cultures in over 30 countries. His experience and expertise exist at the intersection of creativity, communication, humour, business, leadership development and human interaction. 

Papa CJ has won awards for Asia’s Best Stand-up Comedian and India’s Best Stand-up Comedian, and performed over 3000 shows in 30+ countries, on stages that include full houses on Broadway and the Sydney Opera House. 

His autobiography titled ’Naked’ was launched at the Jaipur Literature Festival. He undertakes philanthropic initiatives through his Happiness Project, which includes performing for terminally ill patients in their hospital rooms. His life’s mission is to uplift others and help them be the best version of themselves.