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Shiv Nadar: Founder & Chairman of HCL

Shiv Nadar: Founder & Chairman of HCL

Shiv Nadar: Founder & Chairman of HCL

Shiv Nadar is an Indian extremely rich person big shot who established the IT organization, HCL Enterprise and fills in as its Chairman. He is likewise the Founder and Chairman of the Shiv Nadar Foundation, through which he put forth attempts for the improvement of instructive framework in India. He is the originator of SSN College of Engineering and Shiv Nadar University. In 2008, the Government of India granted him Padma Bhushan for his exceptional endeavors in the IT business. As of January 2021, Forbes named him as the third most extravagant individual in India with a total assets of $26 billion. 

Shiv Nadar-Biography 

Name Shiv Nadar
Born 14 July, 1945
Birthplace Moolaipozhi, Tamil Nadu, India
Age 76 (2021)
Nationality Indian
Education PSG College of Technology
Profession Entrepreneur
Position Founder & Chairman, HCL Enterprise; Shiv Nadar Foundation
Founder of SSN College of Engineering; Shiv Nadar University
Net worth $26 billion (January 2021)
Father Sivasubramaniya Nadar
Mother Vamasundari Devi
Spouse Kiran Nadar
Children Roshni Nadar Malhotra
Cousin Ramanichandran (Tamil Novelist)
Awards Padma Bhushan
  • Shiv Nadar-Personal Life 
  • Shiv Nadar-Education 
  • Shiv Nadar-Professional Life 
  • Shiv Nadar-Startup 
  • Shiv Nadar-Founder of HCL 
  • Shiv Nadar-Philanthropy 
  • Shiv Nadar-Honors and Awards 

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Shiv Nadar-Personal Life 

Shiv was destined to Sivasubramaniya Nadar and Vamasundari Devi in Moolaipozhi Village, Tamil Nadu. S.P Adithanar, who is the author of Dina Thanthi paper, is the sister of Shiv's mom. His cousin, Ramanichandran is a Tamil sentiment author. 

He is hitched to Kiran Nadar and a few has a girl named, Roshni Nadar Malhotra, who as of now fills in as the Chairperson of HCL Technologies. 

Shiv Nadar-Education 

Shiv finished her rudimentary instruction from Town Higher Secondary, Kumbakonam. In the wake of finishing his sixth norm, he was conceded in St. Joseph Boys Higher Secondary School, Trichy. He further concentrated from Elango Corporation Higher Secondary School, Madurai. 

He got a pre-college degree from the American College, Madurai. He sought after a degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore. 

Shiv Nadar-Professional Life 

Shiv began his expert profession from Walchand gathering's College of Engineering, Pune (COEP) in 1967. He before long left the task to go into business with the association of his companions and partners. He is the author of the IT firm, HCL Enterprise, and the altruistic firm, Shiv Nadar Foundation. 

Shiv Nadar-Startup 

Shiv at first dispatched an organization, Microcomp, which sold teledigital adding machines in the Indian market. He began the business with his accomplices, Ajai Chowdhry (Ex-Chairman, HCL), Arjun Malhotra (CEO and Chairman, Headstrong), Subhash Arora, S. Raman, Yogesh Vaidya, Mahendra Pratap and DS Puri. 

He established HCL in 1976 with a venture of Rs. 187,000. Following four years, the organization set out into the worldwide market with the kickoff of Far East Computers in Singapore to sell IT equipment. The organization announced an income of Rs. 1 million inside the main year, in continuation of the Singapore activities. 

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Shiv Nadar-Founder of HCL 

Shiv established Hindustan Computers Limited (HCL) Enterprise in 1976 and fills in as the Chairman of the organization. The organization has effectively settled three of its auxiliaries including, HCL Technologies Limited, HCL Infosystems and HCL Healthcare. He is the biggest investor in the organization without sustaining any administration control. 

HCL Technologies Limited is an Indian worldwide data innovation (IT) firm situated in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was initially HCL's R&D division and arisen as an auxiliary of HCL Enterprise in 1991. The organization has its workplaces in 44 nations including, United States, United Kingdom, France and Germany. 

Shiv Nadar-Philanthropy 

Shiv established SSN College of Engineering in Chennai, Tamil Nadu in 1996. He named SSN school under his dad's name, Sivasubramaniya Nadar. He has assumed an essential part in the school exercises, such as gifting Rs. 1 million worth portions of HCL to the school. 

In 2005, he joined the leader leading body of Indian School of Business and his Shiv Nadar Foundation pronounced the foundation of two Vidyagyan schools for understudies of rustic regions with a proposal of free grants for 200 understudies from 50 locale of Uttar Pradesh. 

He additionally filled in as the Chairman of the leading group of lead representatives at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur. He has given PCs and different types of gear of worth Rs. 80 lakhs. He set up Shiv Nadar University in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India. He supports the college through his altruistic firm, Shiv Nadar Foundation. 

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Shiv Nadar-Honors and Awards 

  • In April 2017, he was positioned #16th in India's 50 most influential individuals list by India Today. 
  • In 2011, he was named among Forbes' 48 Heroes of Philanthropy in Asia Pacific. 
  • In 2010, he was met with the Dataquest Lifetime Achievement Award. 
  • In 2008, he got the third most elevated non military personnel grant, Padma Bhushan from the public authority of India. 
  • In 2007, he got a privileged doctorate certificate from Madras University. 
  • He was perceived as E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year in 2007. 
  • In 2006, he got a privileged partnership from the All India Management Association. 
  • In 2005, he got the CNBC Business Excellence Award. 
  • In 1995, he was pronounced the Dataquest IT Man of the year.


03 Oct, 2021




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