Anand G. Mahindra
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd
Anand Mahindra is the Harvard educated Executive Chairman of the US$17.8 billion Mahindra Group. His tenure has seen the Group expand domestically and internationally into a range of major industrial sectors from automobiles and agriculture to IT and aeroplanes. The Group has also grown inorganically through acquisitions such as Ssangyong Motors, Reva Electric Car Company, Satyam Computer Services, Peugeot Motorcycles ,Holiday Club Resorts, and Pininfarina S.p.A. He is an incisive business commentator and humanitarian with over 4.1 million followers on Twitter. Among his many social change initiatives is the Nanhi Kali programme , which, for the last two decades, has been providing free education to economically under-privileged girls.