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VINEET NAYYAR

VICE CHAIRMAN, Tech mahindra

Mr. Vineet Nayyar is the Vice Chairman of Tech Mahindra. An accomplished leader, he has led several organizations across industries, created high performance teams and successful businesses. In a career spanning over 50 years, Vineet has worked with the Government of India, International Multilateral Agencies and in the Corporate Sector (both Public and Private).

He started his career with the Indian Administrative Service and held a series of senior positions, including that of a District Magistrate, Secretary - Agriculture & Rural Development for the Government of Haryana & the Director, Department of Economic Affairs, Government of India. He also worked with The World Bank for over 10 years in a series of senior assignments, including successive terms as the Chief for the Energy, Infrastructure and the Finance Divisions for East Asia and Pacific.

Vineet was also the founding Chairman and Managing Director of the state-owned Gas Authority of India Ltd. and has served as the Managing Director of HCL Corporation Ltd. and as the Vice Chairman of HCL Technologies Ltd. He was also a Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of HCL Perot Systems. He received a Master’s Degree in Development Economics from Williams College, Massachusetts.

In addition to his responsibilities at Tech Mahindra, Vineet’s Principal Directorships include his serving as a Director on the Boards of Mahindra Holidays and Resorts India Ltd, Mahindra United World College of India, The Great Eastern Shipping Company Ltd, Greatship (India) Ltd, Vidya Education Investments Private Ltd, Maurya Education Company Private Ltd, Tech Mahindra Foundation, Essel Social Welfare Foundation (formerly-HPS Social Welfare Foundation). Mahindra Satyam Foundation and Mahindra Educational Institutions. He is also a trustee of TML Benefit Trust, Vidya Education Foundation, Cathedral Vidya Trust and Mahindra Education Foundation. Vineet Nayyar is also the Founder and Trustee of Reimagining Higher Education Foundation

Vineet was awarded the Ernst and Young ‘Entrepreneur of the Year [Manager]’ for the Year 2013. He also featured as one of the TOP 20 Best Indian CEOs awarded by Business Today in 2015.

Known to be a prolific reader, Vineet is a private person and spends most of his time with family and mentoring young leaders.

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