Sunil Bharti Mittal
- Chairman, Bharti Enterprises, India
Alumnus, Harvard Business School. Member: Academy of Distinguished Entrepreneurs, Babson College, Wellesley, Massachusetts; Global Advisory Council, Harvard University; Board of Dean's Advisers, Harvard Business School; Governing Board, Indian School of Business. Trustee, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Member of the Board of Directors, Qatar Foundation Endowment. Member of the Board of Trustees, Qatar's Education Above All Foundation, an initiative of Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser. Believes that a responsible corporate has a duty to give back to the community in which it operates. This belief has resulted in the Bharti Foundation, which operates 254 schools as well as remedial centres and renders quality support to government schools, providing holistic education to over 50,000 underprivileged children in rural India. Recipient of awards, including: Padma Bhushan, one of India's highest civilian awards; INSEAD Business Leader for the World Award (2011); NDTV Profit Business Leadership Award 2011 for "Corporate Conscience"; Global Economy Prize 2009, The Kiel Institute, Germany; Global Vision Award 2008, US-India Business Council; GSM Association Chairman's Award (2008); ranked among the Top 25 Philanthropists in the World, Barron's Magazine (2009).