• Chairman & Managing Director, Bharat Forge Limited
  • Member, Prime Minister’s Science Technology & Innovation Council, Government of India
  • Co-Chairman, India-Japan Business Leaders’ Forum
  • Co-Chairman, India-Sweden Business Roundtable
  • Member, US-India CEOs’ Forum
  • Member, Indo French CEO’s Forum
  • Member, India-UK CEOs’ Forum
  • Member, India-Israel CEOs’ Forum
  • President, Society of Indian Defence Manufacturers
  • Directorships/Affiliations:
    • Member, International Advisory Committee, Robert Bosch GmbH
    • Member, World Economic Forum, Davos, Switzerland
    • Member, Indo-German Chamber of Commerce
    • Chairman, CII – National Committee on Defence
    • Founding Chairman, Pratham Pune Education Foundation
  • Salient Awards & Recognitions:
    • Padma Bhushan, India
    • Cross of the Order of Merit, Germany
    • Commander First Class of the Royal Order of Polar Star, Sweden
    • Knight in the Order of the Legion of Honour, France
    • Forge Master conferred at the 20th Intl. Forging Convention, 2011
    • Doctor of Science (honoris causa) – Deakin University, Australia and IIT Kharagpur, India
    • Lokmanya Tilak National Award, August 2019
  • Education:
    • B.E.(Hons), Mechanical Engineering, BITS Pilani, India
    • M.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, USA