Robin Gupta studied at Bishop Cotton School, Shimla, New Trier High School, USA and St. Stephen’s College, Delhi. He joined the IAS in 1974 and served four states—Bengal, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana and Punjab—apart from a long period of deputation with the Central government. He retired as Financial Commissioner Revenue, Government of India.
Robin is the author of And What Remains in the End: The Memoirs of an Unrepentant Civil Servant, which has been acclaimed for its rare and revealing investigation of the Indian bureaucracy. He divides his time between New Delhi and Panchkula.