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Savitri Devi Jindal Chairperson Emeritus

Smt. Savitri Jindal, “Chairperson Emeritus” of the OP Jindal Group is also a Member of the Legislative Assembly of the state of Haryana, from Hisar Constituency. She has recently been inducted as Minister-Urban Local Bodies in the Government of Haryana. She is a devoted social worker and strives to continuously work towards upliftment of the weak and backward sections of the society through various initiatives like women empowerment, health care, education and environment. Mrs. Jindal has been instrumental in launching various Housing Schemes and Computerizations of Land Records in Haryana.


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Rattan Jindal Chairman and Managing Director

A Commerce graduate and alumnus of the Wharton School of Management, Mr. Rattan Jindal’s focus has not only been on producing world class stainless steel flat products but, also on promoting the usage of stainless steel. It is this vision of his, which has given birth to companies such as, Jindal Architecture, Jindal Stainless Steelway and arttdinox. All these initiative have played a major role in implementing Mr. Jindal’s zeal for promotion of stainless steel and have in a small way played a role in shaping the modern urban infrastructure of the country, be it the Airports, Delhi Metro, Bus Shelters, or malls. These initiatives of his, have in their own small way have contributed in making India the third largest producer of stainless steel in the world, in little over four decades.

His apt leadership skills have made Jindal Stainless the largest integrated stainless steel producer in the country and has put Jindal Stainless amongst the top 10 global stainless steel producers. Today Jindal Stainless boasts of 1.8 million ton capacity and a revenue in excess of $ 2.0 bn USD.

Following on his father's footsteps, Shri O.P. Jindal who believed that, "without the upliftment of weak and backward sections of the society, a nation can never prosper", Mr Rattan Jindal has made Corporate Social Responsibility an integral part of Inclusive Management. He is the Chairman of the Board of a 600 bedded multi-specialty charitable hospital and also devotes time to oversee the functioning of two large schools, where more than 4000 students from all sections of society get access to education. and no differentiation is done between the have and the have not's.

Naveen Jindal Director

A Commerce graduate and a Masters in Business Management from the University of Texas, Mr. Naveen Jindal is the man behind the success story of Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL). As a Chairman and Managing Director, he has positioned JSPL as a leading player in the Steel, Power, Mining and Infrastructure sectors domestically. The company is now spreading its wings internationally and has set operational centers in Africa, Oman, Australia and Indonesia. Away from his business world, Mr. Naveen Jindal has a strong personality as a Politician. He is a former member of parliament of India and has represented Kurukshetra in the 14th and 15th Lok Sabha. He is also a Chancellor of the O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) and President of the Flag Foundation of India (FFOI).

Gautam Kanjilal Nominee Director - State Bank of India

Chief General Manager (Retd.), State Bank of India







Tara Sankar Bhattacharya Director

Master degree in nuclear physics, a post graduate diploma in management sciences and Certified Associate Indian Institute of Bankers. 32 years of work experience, served as Managing Director of State Bank of India in the year 2008.



Suman Jyoti Khaitan Director

Graduate in economics and law, is an eminent corporate lawyer and a partner of Suman Khaitan & Company. Member of the executive committees of the Indian Chambers of Commerce.




Girish Sharma Director

Mr. Girish Sharma is a Commerce Graduate from Delhi University and has completed his Masters in Marketing and Business Management from the Faculty of Management Studies, Delhi University. Mr. Sharma had recently been retired as Chief Commissioner of Income Tax after putting more than 33 years in IRS in various capacities. During his tenure, he served in the capacity as Director, Government of India, Department of Fertilizers from December, 1997 to February, 2002 and has been associated with number of public sector companies as Director and has been Chairman & Managing Director of Pyrites, Phosphates & Chemicals Ltd., a Government of India Enterprise. He has widely travelled across the globe and has attended various seminars on different issues of management. He has been involved with tax administration and investigation in the Department of Income Tax. Besides, he is also a director of Delhi Gymkhana Club Ltd., Jindal Saw Ltd. and Arya Iron and Steel Company Private Ltd.

Maj. Gen. Kanwaljit Singh Thind, VSM (Retd.) Director

Maj. Gen. Kanwaljit Singh Thind, VSM (Retd.) Maj. Gen Kanwaljit Singh Thind, VSM (Retd.) has over 37 years of experience with progressive leadership, in the domain of Strategic and Operational Management, Human Resouce Management, organizational Development including Financial Planning of Procurement Procedures. He has recently retired as General Officer Commanding (CEO) from the Indian Army. During his tenure, he has served in diverse fields as CEO of an Army formation (Western Sector). He was also awarded most prestigious honour - Vishist Seva Medal (VSM) in recognition for the outstanding contribution and devotion to duty in Army.

Maj. Gen Kanwaljit Singh Thind, VSM (Retd.) is a post graduate in Defense Studies from University of Madras and has completed M.Phil in International Relations & Security. He is a keen Cricketer and led Haryana Cricket Team at National level.

Ms. Ishani Chattopadhyay Director

Ms. Ishani Chattopadhyay Ms. Ishani Chattopadhyay has several years of rich experience in senior management, project management, entrepreneurship and building new businesses. She has lived and worked in India, USA, Australia and the UK and was most recently 'Acting Regional Manager' for a US based impact fund.

She is a Chemical Engineer from the University of Melbourne, Australia and holds an MBA degree from the London Business School and Colombia Business School. She started her career in management consulting with Accenture and worked in Melbourne, San Fransciso and Washington DC offices deploying major projects for the firm. Post Business school,she was Country Director of a UK based carbon trading and advisory company and started their offices in India and participated in their subsequent IPO on the LSE, She then moved onto become Regional Head India Middle East of Alternative energy and climated solutions from AES Corporation, a US major power.

She started her own company in 2009 and has dealt with the Indian government, utilities, and corporations as well as the private sector working on alternate energy, energy efficiency and demand side management, She also started her own incubation platform with one of the leading media houses in India to incubate early stage entrepreneurs with businesses that have measurable impact and profit and provided seed investing, scale up and mentorship to them.

Rajinder Parkash Jindal Executive Director

A graduate in Mechanical Engineering, Mr. R.P. Jindal has a work experience of more than 40 years in various fields such as technical, administration, public affairs etc. Besides his administrative acumen, Sh. R.P. Jindal has keen interest in games, art, and culture and women education.He has been the Co-Chairman of Haryana Affairs Committee of Punjab, Haryana & Delhi Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Presently, he is the Chairman of number of government ITIs which have been adopted by JSL. He is also the President of Citizens’ Progressive Forum of Hisar, whose sole aim is to promote Art, Culture and Games. His association with JSL dates back to 1970.