Graduate in Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology. Co-Chairman and Founder, Jubilant Bhartia Group; Co-Chairman and Managing Director, Jubilant Life Sciences. Chairman, Board of Governors, Indian Institute of Management, Raipur. Formerly, Chairman of the Board of Governors, IIT Kanpur and President, Confederation of Indian Industry. Member, several educational, science and technology committees and CEO forums, Government of India. Member of the Board: McGill University, Canada. Recipient, Distinguished Alumni Award, Indian Institute of Technology (2000).