Rahul Bajaj, born on June 10, 1938, heads Bajaj Group of companies. Group activities include manufacture and sale of motorised two, three, and four-wheeled vehicles, general and life insurance and investment and consumer finance, home appliances, electric lamps, wind energy, special alloy and stainless steel, material handling equipment and travel.More +
Mr. Bajaj is the recipient of many awards, including the Padma Bhushan from the government of India and honorary doctorates from many universities. He has a BA (Honours) in Economics from Delhi University, a law degree from Mumbai University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Mr. Bajaj is a former member of the Rajya Sabha (the Upper House of Indian Parliament), former chairman of Indian Airlines and former chairman of the board of governors of the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay. He is also a former chairman of the International Business Council, World Economic Forum; a former member of the South Asia advisory board of Harvard Business School and a former member of the International Advisory Council of the Brookings Institution in Washington, DC.
Mr. Bajaj spearheads the CSR activities of the Bajaj Group of companies and charitable trusts including Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation.