Shri Anil D. Ambani, Regarded as one of the foremost corporate leaders of contemporary India, Shri Anil D. Ambani, 54, is the Chairman of Reliance Capital Limited, Reliance Communications Limited, Reliance Infrastructure Limited and Reliance Power Limited. He is also on the board of Reliance Infratel Limited and Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group Limited. He is the President of the Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, Gandhinagar, Gujarat. The Group companies are engaged in leading businesses that provide cutting edge services to empower and enrich the lives of one out of every five Indians. He is a member of Shareholders and Investors Grievance Committee of the Company.
An MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Shri Ambani is credited with having pioneered several path breaking financial innovations in the Indian capital markets. He spearheaded the country’s first forays into the overseas capital markets with international public offerings of global depository receipts, convertibles and bonds. Under his Chairmanship, the constituent companies of the Reliance Group had raised nearly US$ 7 billion from global financial markets in a period of less than 3 years.
Shri Ambani has been associated with a number of prestigious academic institutions in India and abroad.
He is currently a member of :
- Wharton Board of Overseers, The Wharton School, USA
- Executive Board, Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad
Shri Ambani is also recognized by the Indian government as a visionary and torch bearer for the overall growth and development of modern infrastructure in the country. He is a regular invitee to top level consultation programmes that the Prime Minister’s Office and other key central ministries conduct with corporate leaders in India towards creating and reforming policies and regulatory frameworks for the infrastructural growth in the country. The Prime Minister has recently nominated Shri Ambani as the Co-Chair from the Indian side of the India-China CEO Forum. In recent years, Shri Ambani has also been a trend setter for Corporate India in achieving multi-billion dollar investments from leading financial institutions in the US and China for infrastructure development in India.