Ajeet Bajaj has traveled across various continents, and became the first Indian to ski to the North Pole and to the South Pole within a year. He was awarded the Padma Shri in 2012. Ajeet has since become an acclaimed name in the adventure world and his venture, Snow Leopard Adventures, is a leader in adventure tourism in India.
Ajeet Bajaj is an entrepreneur, adventurer and explorer, and possesses over three decades experience in adventure sport. He is the first Indian to have completed the Polar Trilogy which entails skiing to the North Pole, to the South Pole, and across Greenland.
Bajaj is also the first Asian to have rafted and kayaked some of the most challenging rivers of the world, spanning six continents. He was conferred the Padma Shri - one of the highest civilian honours - in 2012 by the President of India. He has also been felicitated with the Hall Of Fame award by the Adventure Tour Operators Association of India (ATOAI) for his contribution to the growth of adventure tourism in the country.
Bajaj is a member of the Himalayan Environment Trust and the Outstanding Speaker’s Bureau, India.