Shikhar Malhotra

Shikhar serves as the CEO and Vice Chairman of HCL Healthcare, one of India’s largest corporate health solutions firms, providing end-to-end healthcare solutions with a vision to make corporate India a healthier place. Today, HCL Healthcare is delivering personalized, sustainable, and managed care health solutions to organizations across sectors while serving more than 500,000 customers annually across India.

He is a Director of HCL Corporation, the holdco for HCL’s operating companies, and a Director on the HCLTech board.

A trustee at the Shiv Nadar Foundation, he helps shape its vision of nation-building through transformational leadership. He is the Chairman of Shiv Nadar School, which is among the most coveted educational institutions in Delhi-NCR and Chennai, and the Chancellor of Shiv Nadar Institution of Eminence, India’s youngest and the only Private University in Uttar Pradesh to be granted the prestigious status of 'Institution of Eminence Deemed to be University (IoE) by the Govt. of India. Today, SNIoE is one of the leading private universities in the country, acknowledged for being on an accelerated path to emerge as a world-class research-based, multidisciplinary institution.

Committed to wildlife and conservation, Shikhar co-founded The Habitats Trust in 2018 with his wife, Roshni Nadar Malhotra. He is the Trustee of the Habitats Trust, which is empowers on-ground conservationists to achieve its vision of securing India’s natural habitats and their indigenous species.

His early lessons as an entrepreneur were learned at his family business and were later sharpened at Babson College in the US, with a specialization in entrepreneurship. He is also a member of the Global Advisory Board of Babson College.

He is a sports aficionado, especially for football and cycling.