Nilekani explains using a few key ideas, for example:
It used to be that we thought people were mouths to feed, but now we think of them as an asset.
From TED's blurb:
Nandan Nilekani, visionary CEO of outsourcing pioneer Infosys, explains four brands of ideas that will determine whether India can continue its recent breakneck progress.
In fifteen minutes, Nilekani outlines quite a vision of where India is and where it needs to be. Worth watching. (Watch 15-minute clip on YouTube)