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CII Leadership

Mr Sanjiv Bajaj
Vice President, CII (2020-21)
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Chairman and Managing Director of Bajaj Finserv Limited

Sanjiv Bajaj is B.E. (Mech), first class with distinction from the University of Pune, M.Sc (Manufacturing Systems Engg) with distinction from the University of Warwick, UK and MBA from Harvard Business School, USA

Chairman and Managing Director of Bajaj Finserv Limited

Bajaj Finserv operates in the insurance business through Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Company Limited and Bajaj Allianz General Insurance Company Limited, as well as in the lending business through Bajaj Finance Limited. His role includes guiding the current businesses and building new ones in the financial services space. He has been Managing Director since 2008 and recently in 2020 has also become Chairman.

Vice Chairman of Bajaj Finance Limited since Oct 2013

Chairman of Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Company and Bajaj Allianz General Insurance Company with effect from 01-04-2013. Was a Non-Executive Director of these two companies from their inception in 2001 up to 31 March 2013

Managing Director of Bajaj Holdings & Investment Limited since April 2012 (earlier its Non-Executive Director)

Role includes building the strategy and team, and guiding this investment company, which has almost Rs. 60,000 crore in cash and investments including over 30% stake in Bajaj Auto and around 40% in Bajaj Finserv

Memberships:

  • Board of ISB ( Indian School of Business)
  • Past Chairman of Western Region of CII (Confederation of Indian Industry)
  • Insurance Advisory Committee of IRDAI
  • International Advisory Board, Allianz SE
  • International Technology Advisory Panel of Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS)
  • Regional Stewardship Board for India and South Asia 2019-2020 of World Economic Forum

Awards:

  • All India Management Association (AIMA) Managing India Awards - Entrepreneur of the Year award 2019
  • Economic Times - Business Leader of the year India 2018.
  • Financial Express Best Banks Award: Banker of the year 2017-18
  • Asian Centre’s Leadership, Corporate Governance, Sustainability & CSR Awards - Transformational Leader Award 2018
  • Ernst & Young - EY Entrepreneur of the Year, India 2017
  • India Today - Top 50 Power List 2017-18
  • Bombay Management Association (BMA) - Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2015-16
  • Business World - India’s Most Valuable CEOs in 2015 & 2016