Mukesh Ambani (Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani) born 19 April 1957, Chairman and Managing Director of Reliance Industries Ltd. since July 31, 2002 and has been its Director since April 01, 1977. Mr. Ambani serves as an Executive of Reliance Enterprises Limited.
Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani joined Reliance in 1981. Previously, he served as Managing Director of Reliance Group. He serves as the Chairman of Reliance Retail Limited and Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited. He serves as Chairman of Reliance Exploration and Production DMCC and Stanford Graduate School of Business.
Mr. Ambani serves as the Chairman of Board of Governors at Indian Institute of Management Bangalore. He serves as a Director of Reliance Solar Group, KDA Enterprises Private Limited, Pratham India Education Initiative, and Reliance Europe Limited.
Mr. Ambani serves as a Member of Board at Breakthrough Energy Ventures. He has been an Executive Director of Reliance Industries Ltd since April 1, 1997.
Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani has been Director of Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited since June 22, 2010. Mr. Ambani serves as a Member of Global Advisory Board at Council on Foreign Relations Inc. He serves as a Member of International Advisory Board at National Bank of Kuwait S.A.K.P. Mr. Ambani serves as a Member of Advisory Council of Stanford Graduate School of Business. Mr. Ambani has been Director at Reliance Retail Ventures Limited.
Mr. Ambani is a Member of Prime Minister’s Advisory Council on Trade and Industry, Government of India, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), India, Board of Governors of National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER), Advisory Council of Indian Banks’ Association and serves as the Chairman, Board of Trustees of the Indian Institute of Software Engineering, Mumbai.
He serves as a Member of the Advisory Council of Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai. He also serves as a Member of the Advisory Council for Graduate School of Business of Stanford University. He serves as a Member of the Indo-US CEOs Forum, the Co-Chairman of the Japan-India Business Leader’s Forum, and India-Russia CEO Council.
Mukesh Ambani serves as a Member of the UN Advocacy Group supporting the implementation of the Millennium Development Goals and serves as the Member of the Board of Trustees of the World Economic Forum. He served as the Chairman of Reliance Petroleum Ltd.
He served as the Chairman and Director of Global Cloud Xchange Limited from February 10, 2004 to July 2005. He served as the Chairman and Director of Indian Petrochemicals Corporation Ltd. He served as the Chairman of Reliance Communications Limited and Reliance Infocomm Limited.
Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani served as a Vice Chairman of Reliance Petroleum Ltd. He served as a Vice Chairman of Reliance Industries Limited until July 30, 2002. He served as a Director of Reliance Infocomm Limited. He served as a Non-Executive Director of Reliance Petroleum Ltd.
He served as a Director at Bank of America Corporation from March 2011 to May 8, 2013. His accolades include: US-India Business Council ‘Global Vision’ 2007 Award for Leadership in 2007, invited to be a Member of World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD).
Mr. Ambani is the only Indian Chief Executive Officer to be a Council Member of WBCSD, Conferred ‘ET Business Leader of the Year’ Award by The Economic Times (India) in the year 2006, the Degree Honoris Causa, Honorary Doctorate by Maharaja Sayajirao University in 2007, the Penn Engineering Dean’s Medal for application of engineering and technology in January 2010, the India Business Leadership Award by CNBC-TV18 in 2007, the first NDTV-Profit ‘Global Indian Leader Award’ from Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shri Manmohan Singh in New Delhi in the year 2006, Co-Chairman at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, World Communication Award for the ‘Most Influential Person’ in Telecommunications by Total Telecom, in October, 2004 and the ‘Asia Society Leadership Award’ by the Asia Society, Washington D.C., USA, in May, 2004.
Mukesh Ambani has been the Director at Reliance Foundation Institution of Education and Research. Mr. Ambani ranked 42nd among the ‘World’s Most Respected Business Leaders’ and second among the four Indian Chief Executive Officer’s featured in a survey conducted by Pricewaterhouse Coopers and published in Financial Times, London, in November, 2004. Mr. Ambani holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from University of Mumbai and MBA degree from Stanford University, USA.
- Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani Biography and Profile (Bloomberg)