Adi Godrej, Chairman, Godrej Group receiving Golden Peacock Lifetime Achievement Award for Ethical Leadership - 2016

Shri Godrej is Chairman of Godrej Group, over a 100 year-old family conglomerate, with operations in India and several other countries.

He is Chairman of the Board of the Indian School of Business, and Past President of the Confederation of Indian Industry. He has been a member of the Dean's Advisory Council of the MIT Sloan School of Management and a member of the Wharton Asian Executive Board, USA.

A distinguished industrialist, he is a recipient of several awards and recognitions, including the Rajiv Gandhi Award, The American India Foundation (AIF) Leadership in Philanthropy Award, the Entrepreneur of the Year for the Asia Pacific, AIMA-JRD Tata Corporate Leadership Award, Bombay Management Association-Management Man of the Year Award, Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the year, the Asian Awards, Entrepreneur of the Year 2013, the All India Management Association-Business Leader of the Year 2015 and the Clinton Global Citizen Award 2016 for his leadership role in the private sector.

He holds both a Bachelor's and a Master's degree from the Sloan School of Management at MIT, USA.

He is an outstanding Indian public gure of international repute who was awarded the Padma Bhushan by the President of India in 2012.