CW Awards 2018 – Lifetime Achievement – Adi Godrej Chairman, The Godrej Group
From L-R: Bibhor Srivastava; Kumar Pal Banda, director and Jayanth Jain, MD & CEO, GM Modular; and S Saikumar, MD, ITP Media Group (India), stand tall with Adi Godrej.
Adi Godrej is Chairman of The Godrej Group, which is mainly privately held, over a 100 year-old family conglomerate, with operations in India and several other countries. He has been President of several Indian Trade and Industrial Bodies and associations. He is the Past Chairman of the Board of the ISB, and Past President of CII. He has been a member of the Dean’s Advisory Council of the MIT Sloan School of Management, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the NMIMS and a member of the Wharton Asian Executive Board.
Industry friends consider Adi Godrej as a tall industry leader with high integrity. The sobriquet of an elder statesman fits him well.