Dr. Madan Rao is a knowledge management (KM) author and consultant from Bangalore, India. He has written three books on KM and is the editor of five book series: The Knowledge Management Chronicles, The Asia Pacific Internet Handbook, AfricaDotEdu, Global Citizen, and World of Proverbs. His KM consulting and workshop engagements have included Fortune 500 companies such as Perot Systems, Philips, Cap Gemini and Ernst & Young, and IT services pioneers such as HCL Technologies. He has also conducted KM workshops for government agencies such as state-level knowledge commissions.