Mr. Shyam S Bhartia

Chairman & Founder
Jubilant Bhartia Group

 

Shyam, together with his brother Hari, is Founder and Chairman of Jubilant Bhartia Group (www.jubilantbhartia.com) headquartered in New Delhi, India.

The Jubilant Bhartia Group, with over 35,000 employees globally, has a strong presence in diverse sectors like Pharmaceuticals, Drug Discovery Services and Life Science Ingredients, Performance Polymers, Food Service (QSR), Automobile, Retail and Consulting in Aerospace and Oilfield Services. Jubilant Bhartia Group has three Companies- Jubilant Life Sciences Limited, Jubilant FoodWorks Limited and Jubilant Industries Limited, listed on Indian Stock Exchanges.

Shyam is the Chairman of Jubilant Life Sciences Limited and Jubilant FoodWorks Limited. He is also Chairman and Managing Director of Jubilant Pharma Limited, Singapore (a 100% wholly-owned subsidiary of Jubilant Life Sciences Limited).

The Group, through its investments by Jubilant Life Sciences, has presence in the United States and Canada, with over 1500 employees. Jubilant FoodWorks, another group company, is the master franchisee of Domino's Pizza, the largest food service chain in India & Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants in India.

He holds a bachelors’ degree in commerce from St. Xavier’s College, Calcutta University, and is a qualified cost and works accountant & a fellow member of the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India (ICWAI).

Shyam has been associated with various institutions and has served as Member of Board of Governors, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Mumbai and Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad. He has also served as a Member of the Executive Committee of Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) & Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and was also a member of Task Force on Chemicals appointed by the Government of India. Shyam is a regular participant at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos. He is also a member of the Chemistry &Advanced Materials Governors of the World Economic Forum.

Shyam is a strong proponent of Corporate Social Responsibility. He, along with Hari, established Jubilant Bhartia Foundation, whose efforts are directed towards community development with focus on Primary Education, Basic Healthcare services and Livelihood generation programs. He is also deeply involved in ‘Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award - India’, a joint initiative of Jubilant Bhartia Foundation and Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship, with an objective of recognizing promising and successful social entrepreneurs in India.

His immense contributions have been recognized by various awards. CHEMEXCIL conferred Lifetime Achievement Award 2010-11 to him. He, along with his brother, was felicitated with the Entrepreneur of the Year Award at the prestigious AIMA Managing India Awards 2013, presented by the President of India. In 2010, the duo also shared the much-coveted Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award for Life Sciences & Consumer Products category.

He serves on the Board of several Public, Private and Foreign companies like Chambal Fertilizers and Chemicals Limited, India; CFCL Technologies Limited (Cayman Islands), USA and Safe Food Corporation, USA etc. He was also a Director on the Board of Air India.

Shyam is married to Shobhana, Chairperson, HT Media Limited and a Former Member of Parliament. They have two sons- Priyavrat and Shamit.

www.shyamsbhartia.com

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