Dhaval Jadav


Chief Executive Officer, alliantgroup.
Member of the SETI Institute Council of Advisors.

Dhaval Jadav is Chief Executive Officer of alliantgroup, America’s leading consulting and management engineering firm, which helps American businesses overcome the challenges of today to prepare them for the world of the 22nd Century and beyond. Jadav co-founded the firm in 2002 to be unlike any other consultancy, with an emphasis on partnerships with clients to not only identify but also implement quantifiable solutions to their most critical concerns.

Jadav’s holistic view of the business environment has also seen him devote substantial resources to community initiatives, especially in advancing STEM education. At his direction, alliantgroup established a STEM scholarship program, which has provided millions of dollars in college scholarships to high school students across the country who are interested in pursuing careers in STEM. His tireless efforts in the space recently saw him named to the Board of Directors for NASA’s Space Center Houston as well as having a building on the Space Center campus dedicated in his honor, the Dhaval R. Jadav Learning Innovation Center.

Jadav was born in Manhattan and grew up in California and Texas. He is a licensed attorney in Texas and received his LL.M. degree in taxation from Georgetown University Law Center. He has been featured on multiple industry publications including CFO.com, Harvard Business Review and Reuters Breakingviews.