Roshni Nadar Malhotra is the CEO and Executive Director of the $9.9 billion HCL Corporation is also the Chairperson of HCL Technologies, a leading global technology organization with a market capitalization of $32 billion.
Roshni is a Trustee of the Shiv Nadar Foundation, which is committed to the process of nation building by driving transformational leadership through education. She is the Chairperson and driving force behind VidyaGyan, a leadership academy for the economically underprivileged, meritorious, rural students of Uttar Pradesh.
Passionate about wildlife and conservation, Roshni established The Habitats Trust in 2018. The Foundation aims to work towards protecting India’s natural habitats and its indigenous.
Roshni is a member of the Dean’s Advisory Council at the MIT School of Engineering, USA. She also serves as an independent director on the Board of HDFC Asset Management Company, one of India’s largest and most profitable mutual fund managers.
In recognition of her outstanding work both in business and in philanthropy, Roshni has received several honours and accolades. She has been featured in ‘The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women’ list compiled and released by Forbes, in 2017, 2018 and 2019, consecutively. Roshni was conferred the Lewis Institute Community Changemaker Award by Babson College in 2017 and was recognized by Horasis, an internationally renowned think tank, as the ‘Indian Business Leader of the Year 2019.
Roshni holds an undergraduate degree in Communications from Northwestern University and a MBA from the Kellogg School of Management.