Rajah Augustinraj served as an ambassador to Boston Consulting Group's Henderson Institute in 2017-18. During his 12-month tenure, he focused his research and writing on the topic of New Globalization, exploring macro-trends in globalization and their impact on global business strategies, supporting BCG Fellow Arindam Bhattacharya. Rajah also led the Strategy Lab efforts in Asia and was the focal point of BHI’s efforts in the Asia-Pacific region. Rajah has researched and co-written over 20 articles and short pieces on the topic of New Globalization (sample list provided below) and helped establish BCG’s thought leadership globally on the topic. He is a member of BCG’s Industrial Goods (IG), Corporate Finance and Strategy (CFS), and Global Advantage (GA) practice areas, and specializes in market strategies, globalization, operations, and supply chain strategy.

Rajah joined the firm in 2014, after 12 years in engineering and delivery of large-scale infrastructure programs. He has recently worked on cases involving operational-performance improvement, global supply chain strategies, and benchmarking of global manufacturing networks. Rajah’s work at BCG has covered industrial goods, pharmaceutical, and CPG companies.


  • MBA, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
  • MSEE, environmental engineering, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • BE, civil engineering, PSG College of Technology
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