PAPA CJ – World Renowned Stand-Up Comedian

Papa CJ is a world-renowned stand-up comedian and has won awards for both Asia’s and India’s Best Stand-up Comedian. He has performed over 2000 shows in 25 countries and has had numerous appearances on NBC, BBC, Comedy Central, Showtime, MTV, Paramount, The Comedy Channel, ITV and a host of other international networks.

He is the only Indian comedian to have shot his own solo special with Comedy Central Asia. Forbes Magazine called him ‘the global face of Indian stand-up’ and Toastmaster International called him one of the most influential comedians around the world.

He has taped a Showtime USA stand-up comedy special with Russell Peters and on the American TV show Last Comic Standing, he was placed in the top 10 from over 3000 contestants across the world.

Papa CJ – The Executive Coach & Motivational Speaker

As an executive coach Papa CJ has trained over 50 blue chip companies all over the globe. His company also consults corporate clients on concepts and content that help them in successfully execute their business and marketing strategies.

His key capability is in working with senior management and in delivering to large groups. His clients have included Nike, Google and UBS in Europe, Accenture, E&Y and Deutsche Bank in America, Universal Music and BBC in the UK and HSBC and Unilever in India.

Formerly, he was a Management Consultant with IBM – worked in Financial Services, IT, Leisure, Telecoms and Wealth Management Sectors. He has also held Sales and Marketing roles with Coca-Cola and Unilever

Papa CJ – The Social Entrepreneur

He is the Founder and Director of the One Child Charity.

He recently launched an initiative called The Papa CJ Happiness Project where he performs in support of charitable causes across the world.


Keen golfer, Enthusiastic Latin Dancer, Adventure Sportsman

Educational Background

MBA – University of Oxford 

Post-Graduate Diploma in Sales & Marketing

Top 50 Rank in All-India Chartered Accountancy Foundation Examination

Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)


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