Roshni Nadar Malhotra

Roshni Nadar Malhotra is the CEO and Executive Director of HCL Corporation and is responsible for providing strategic guidance to the organization. She is also a Vice Chairperson on the Board of the $9.6 billion global technology company, HCL Technologies and the Chairperson of its CSR Committee.

Roshni is a Trustee of the Shiv Nadar Foundation, which is committed to the process of nation building by driving transformational leadership through education. She is also the Chairperson and driving force behind VidyaGyan, a leadership academy for the economically underprivileged, meritorious, rural students of Uttar Pradesh.

Roshni is the Founder & Trustee of The Habitats Trust, a foundation working towards protecting natural habitats and their indigenous species. Passionate about wildlife and nature, Roshni founded the Trust with the mission of creating and conserving sustainable ecosystems through strategic partnerships and collaborations with all stakeholders at every level.

Roshni was recognized by Horasis, an internationally renowned think tank, as the ‘Indian Business Leader of the Year 2019. She has been featured in ‘The World's 100 Most Powerful Women’ list compiled and released by Forbes, in 2017, 2018 and 2019, consecutively. In 2017, she was conferred with Lewis Institute Community Changemaker Award by Babson College and with the 'Philanthropist of the Year' award by Vogue India. The World Summit on Innovation & Entrepreneurship (WSIE), in partnership with the UN felicitated her with The World’s Most Innovative People Award for Philanthropic Innovation in 2015. She was conferred the prestigious NDTV Young Philanthropist - Indian of the Year award in 2014. Roshni is an alumnus of the Forum of Young Global Leaders (YGL, 2014-19), a unique and diverse community of the world’s most outstanding, next-generation leaders, an initiative of the World Economic Forum.

Roshni is married to Shikhar Malhotra and they have two sons.


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