Niraj R Bajaj - Chairman & Managing Director of Mukand Ltd.,
Niraj R. Bajaj’s career spans more than 25 years. Born on 10 October 1954, he did his B.Com., from Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics, Mumbai. He acquired his Masters in Business Administration from Harvard Business School, Boston, U.S.A.After doing a short stint at Bajaj Auto Limited and Bajaj Electricals Limited, Niraj Bajaj has been associated with Mukand Limited, in various positions and is now the Chairman & Managing Director. He was selected by the World Economic Forum, as one of the “Global Leaders for Tomorrow”, in 1993.
Niraj Bajaj was the President of the Indian Merchants’ Chamber (IMC) during its Centenary Year in 2007-08. He was Chairman of the Alloy Steel Producer’s Association from 1992-94 and President of Indian Stainless Steel Development Association in 1994.
Mukand Ltd is part of the Bajaj Group. The Bajaj Group manufactures and markets a range of products and services in India and abroad and is engaged in the business of Two & Three wheelers, Home appliances, Lamps & luminaries, Wind energy, Special alloy & Stainless steel, Cranes, Forging, Infrastructure development, Material handling equipment, Travel, General & Life insurance and Investment & Financial services.
Niraj R. Bajaj is also on the Board of Directors of Bajaj Auto Ltd., Mukand Engineers Ltd., Bajaj Allianz Life and General Insurance Co Ltd., Hind Rectifiers Ltd., RPG Life Sciences Ltd., Bachhraj & Company, Baroda Industries and various other Bajaj Group Companies.
He represented India in table tennis for 7 years between 1970-77; of which last 4 years he was the Captain. He has been three-times All-India Table Tennis Champion and ranked India No.1, four times. He is the Recipient of: Arjuna Award, India’s highest Sport’s honour, Shiv Chhatrapati Award, Maharashtra’s highest Sport’s honour and Awarded the Maharashtra Gaurav Puraskar.
Spouse: Minal Bajaj
- Past President, Ladies Wing, Indian Merchants’ Chamber
- Hon. Director – Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation
- B.Sc & M.Sc from Stanford University, California, USA
- At present doing PhD from University College London,UK
- Undergraduate studies at Brunel University, London,