Bachelor's in Chemical Engineering, Institute of Chemical Technology (India); MBA, Stanford University. Chairman and Managing Director, Reliance Industries. For more than 30 years, has successfully led a diversified portfolio spanning across oil and gas (E&P, Petrochemicals, and Refining), retail, telecommunications and textiles to make Reliance India's largest private sector enterprise. Associated with various organizations in India and overseas. Board Member, INTERPOL Foundation. Foreign Member, United States National Academy of Engineers (NAE). Member, Indo-US CEOs Forum. Chair: The British Asian Trust's India Advisory Council; International Advisory Council, The Brookings Institution; International Advisory Council, McKinsey & Company; Global Advisory Council, Bank of America; Business Council; India Advisory Group, London School of Economics. In India, Member: Prime Minister's Council on Trade and Industry; Board of Governors, National Council of Applied Economic Research; Chairman of Board of Governors, Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University. Member of the Board of Trustees, World Economic Forum.