Anil Kumar Gupta is an Indian scholar in the area of grassroots innovations. He is the founder of the Honey Bee Network and has been a full-time Professor at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. He also serves as an Executive Vice Chair at the National Innovation Foundation. He is a fellow of the World Academy of Art and Science. He was awarded the Padma Shri in the year 2004, for his contributions to management education.