Nikhil Nanda

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Nikhil Nanda
Born 18 March 1974 (age 40)
Ludhiana, Punjab, India
Occupation Businessman
Spouse(s) Shweta Nanda
Parent(s) Rajan Nanda
Ritu Nanda
Relatives Natasha Nanda (Sister)
See Kapoor family
Amitabh Bachchan (Father-in-law)
Jaya Bachchan (Mother-in-law)
Abhishek Bachchan (Brother-in-law)

Nikhil Nanda (born 18 March 1974) is the managing director of Escorts Limited,[1] an engineering company that manufactures agricultural machinery, machine construction and material handling equipment, railway equipment and auto components. Escorts Limited was founded in 1948 by his paternal grandfather, H. P. Nanda. He is husband of Shweta Nanda, daughter of Indian cinema star Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan.


Nikhil Nanda has been a member of Escorts Limited’s board of directors since 1997. In 2007, he was appointed as joint managing director of the company, and in September 2013, he became the sole managing director.[2]


Among five Indians selected as the Global Leaders of Tomorrow by the World Economic Forum, Geneva (2001).[3]


  1. ^ Singh, Sanghita (May 18, 2002). "Nikhil Nanda: The business of life". The Times of India. 
  2. ^ "Escorts appoints Nikhil Nanda as Managing Director". The Economic Times. September 19, 2013. 
  3. ^ "5 Indians Among Wefs 100 Global Leaders Of Tomorrow". Business Standard. November 4, 2000. 

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Nikhil Nanda from Escorts group