Anand Mahindra

Anand-Mahindra Bio

Anand Gopal Mahindra, often known as Anand Mahindra, an Indian billionaire businessman is the Chairman and Managing Director of Mahindra Group, a Mumbai-based business industry, which is amongst the top ten industrial houses in India. In 1991, Anand was assigned the duty of Deputy Managing Director of Mahindra & Mahindra Group. He took the responsibility as the Managing Director of the business in 1997 and became the Vice-Chairman in 2003. Besides this, he was also a Co-Promoter of Kotak Mahindra Finance Ltd. and transformed it into a bank in 2003. The Mahindra Group operates in the aerospace, agribusiness, aftermarket, automotive, components, construction equipment, defense, energy, farm equipment, finance and insurance, industrial equipment, information technology, leisure and hospitality, logistics, real estate, and retail. Anand is included by Fortune Magazine among the ‘World’s 50 Greatest Leaders’, and was in the magazine’s 2011 listing of Asia’s 25 most powerful business people. He was also noted by Forbes (India) as their ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ for 2013. Anand was awarded the Padma Bhushan Award, the third-highest civilian award in India, in January 2020.

Anand Mahindra Bio

Name: Anand Gopal Mahindra
Profession: Chairman of Mahindra Group of Industries
Born: 1 May 1955 (age 66 years), Mumbai
Net worth: 180 crores USD (2021) Forbes
Parents: Father-  Late industrialist Harish Mahindra; Mother- Indira Mahindra
Grandparents:  Grandfather- Jagdish Chandra Mahindra (co-founder of Mahindra & Mahindra)
Siblings: Anuja Sharma and Radhika Nath
Spouse: Anuradha Mahindra (Famous editor of the magazines ‘Verve’ and ‘Man’s World’; Editor-in-Chief of Rolling Stone India)
Education: The Lawrence School, Graduation, in  film-making and architecture, Harvard University, MBA, Harvard Business School
Children: Aalika Mahindra, Divya Mahindra
Books: Change the Rules: (Penguin Petit)

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