Niraj R Bajaj (Chairman & Managing Director)
Niraj Bajaj’s career spans more than 35 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.
Niraj Bajaj is one of the Promoter - Directors of the Bajaj Group. The Bajaj Group has about 50,000 employees and the market capitalization of the Group is appx 3,25,000 crores.
Niraj Bajaj is on the Board of Directors of Bajaj Auto Ltd., Bajaj Allianz Life and General Insurance Co Ltd., and is Chairman of Bachhraj & Company, Jamnalal Sons and various other Bajaj Group Companies. He is also Chairman & Managing Director of Mukand Limited.
Niraj Bajaj was the President of the Indian Merchants’ Chamber, ten years back when it was celebrating its Centenary Year. He was also President of the Alloy Steel Producer’s Association and Indian Stainless Steel Development Association.
He represented India in table tennis for 7 years between 1970-77, of which last 4 years was as 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
- Graduated from Brunel University, London in Mechanical Engineering
- At present working with Bain & Company, Mumbai.