Roshni Nadar is an Indian MBA professional and chairperson of HCL Technologies. Also, she is the only daughter of Shiv Nadar; an Indian billionaire and founder of HCL Technologies Ltd.
Roshni Nadar Age
Roshni Nadar Malhotra was born in 1982 and is 38 years old as of 2020. She belongs to the wealthy and well-educated family of Delhi, India.
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Roshni Nadar is known businesswomen from India. She was born and brought up into the family of HCL founder Shiv Nadar. Roshni did her schooling from the Vasant Valley School and did graduation in communication from Northwestern University. After working for some time, Roshni Nadar did post-graduation an MBA from Kellogg School of Management in the USA. She did graduation in Social Enterprise Management and Strategy. Next, she did work as a news producer for some time and then joined the HCL as a CEO.
Family, Caste & Religion
Roshni Nadar was born into the modern and caring business family of India. Her father Shiv Nadar is a founder and chairman of the HCL Technology Limited. Her mother Kiran Nadar is a passionate art collector and philanthropist. She is only child to her parents.
Roshni Nadar follows Hinduism and holds Indian nationality. According to information available on Internet, she is a Nadar by caste. Moreover, Roshni spent most of her childhood in Delhi and then abroad for study purpose.
Marriage, Husband & Children
Roshni Nadar is married to Shikhar Malhotra. They got married in November 2010 and his husband holds multiple positions such as Executive Director, HCL Corporation Vice Chairman & CEO, HCL Health Care Trustee, Shiv Nadar Foundation Pro-Chancellor, and Trustee of Shiv Nadar University.
The couple Roshni and Shikhar spends happy marriage life together and are blessed with two children. Her son’s names are Jahaan (born in 2017) and Armaan (born in 2013).
Height (approx): 5′ 6″ Feet Inches
Weight (approx): 55 Kg
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Roshni Nadar Career
As Roshni has completed graduation in Communication, she did internship at noted media companies like CNN and CNBC. She also did work as a news producer at Sky News: a British news channel.
Next in 2009, Roshni officially joined the HCL Technologies Ltd. After a year of joining, Roshni Nadar got appointed as a executive director and CEO of HCL corporation. Next in July 2020, she became a Chairman of the HCL after her father Shiv Nadar stepped down at the age of 75 years.
Before her position as CEO of HCL, she has served as the trustee of the Shiv Nadar Foundation. Her foundation also runs the not-for-profit Sri Subramaniya Nadar College of Engineering in Chennai.
Roshni also looks into the branding of HCL corporation and different projects own by them. Moreover, she has received several awards for work and abilities.
Awards & Honors
- NDTV Young Philanthropist of the Year 2014
- Vogue India Philanthropist of the Year 2017
- The World’s Most Innovative People Award 2015 by The World Summit on Innovation & Entrepreneurship (WSIE)
- 54th position on Forb’s Worlds 100 Most Powerful Women List 2019
- Richest Lady of India according to IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List 2019
Roshni Nadar Networth
In July 2020, Roshni became the chairman of HCL Technologies Ltd. Her company’s net profit for the April-June quarter of 2020 is Rs 2925 crore.
Facts of Roshni Nadar
Does Roshni smoke?: No
Does Roshni drinks alcohol?: Not Known
Her major hobbies are playing music and listening to it.
She is very good at music and is trained for the Indian classical music.
Roshni is a enthusiast about wild life and has founded “The Habitats” trust which works for the protraction of in indigenous species. They also works for the creation and conserve sustainable ecosystem.