Mr. Sunil Kant Munjal Independent Director

Mr. Sunil Kant Munjal

Independent Director

Mr. Sunil Kant Munjal, is a Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company, has been on the Board of the Company since 13.05.2003.

He is also a member of the Audit Committee, Corporate Social Responsibility Committee and the Nomination, Remuneration & Compensation Committee. Mr. Munjal is the Chairman of Hero Enterprise, which manages businesses such as insurance broking, steelmaking and real estate, plus an Investment Office which has a presence in multiple verticals. He has set up the Serendipity Arts Foundation which aims to revive patronage in the arts and has chaired the board that runs the Doon School. He sits on the boards of IIM Ahmedabad (IIMA), ISB, and SRCC. He has co-founded BML Munjal University (BMU) and is President of the Dayanand Medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana.

He is a former president of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and the All India Management Association (AIMA) and is a trustee at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (US). He is also on member of the President’s Council at the University of Tokyo. He was previously on the Prime Minister’s Council on Trade & Industry and has worked on policy-making committees for the Government of India including the banking and financial sector reforms (Narasimham Committee), indirect tax reform including introducing GST (Kelkar Committee), the Reserve Bank of India Committee for bank board responsibilities, etc.

Mr. Munjal was one of India Today’s “Faces of the Millennium” for business. He also won the Jehangir Ghandy Medal for Social and Industrial Peace, the Udyog Rattan Award for his role in Punjab’s industrial development, and the GlobScot Award from the Scottish Government for being a prominent employer in Scotland. He has also chronicled the saga of the Munjal brothers in a book- The Making of Hero, which won the Business Book of the Year 2020 Award at Tata Literature Live! Festival.