Kushagra Bajaj

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Kushagra Bajaj
Kushagra Bajaj Vice Chairman of the Bajaj Group.jpg
Chairman of the [Bajaj Group]
Born (1977-02-04) 4 February 1977 (age 42)
NationalityIndian
Alma materCarnegie Mellon University(BS)
Northwestern University(MBA)
OccupationChairman of Bajaj Group[1]
Spouse(s)Vasavadatta Bajaj
WebsiteKushagra Bajaj

Kushagra Bajaj (born 4 February 1977) is an Indian businessman who is the Chairman of the Bajaj Group, Chairman and Managing Director[2] of Bajaj Hindusthan Limited and Chairman of Bajaj Corp Limited.

Early life and background[edit]

Kushagra Bajaj is the son of Shishir Bajaj, Rahul Bajaj’s younger brother[3]. He has a bachelor of science in economics, finance and political philosophy from Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University and a master of science in marketing degree from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in USA.[4]

Career[edit]

In August 2001, Bajaj became Chief Executive with overall responsibility for operations at Bajaj Hindusthan.[citation needed]

In 2007, he received the Young Achiever award by the jury of the 10th Rajiv Gandhi Awards, and in 2011, he was nominated for the Indian government's Padma Shri award. He donated $2.5 million to endow a professorship at Tepper School of Business at CMU, his undergraduate alma mater.[5]

[6] [7] [8] [9] [10] [11] [12]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bajaj Group. Chairman of Bajaj Group
  2. ^ BSE India. Chairman and Managing Director of Bajaj Hindusthan
  3. ^ https://www.livemint.com/Companies/W1KcASuM6q2liXL3ALmJRJ/Bajaj-Group-plans-for-Gen-Next-with-a-family-settlement.html
  4. ^ https://www.forbes.com/sites/saritharai/2014/07/23/kushagra-bajaj-of-indias-bajaj-group-is-man-on-a-mission-as-he-it-from-sugar-to-power/#57c3278f7c7b
  5. ^ http://www.cmu.edu/news/archive/2011/June/june28_bajajgift.shtml
  6. ^ investing.businessweek.com Kushagra Nayan Bajaj
  7. ^ Vice - Chairman Kushagra Bajaj, Vice - Chairman, Bajaj Corp Ltd.
  8. ^ $2.5-m endowment for Carnegie Mellon University Kushagra Bajaj announces $2.5-m endowment for Carnegie Mellon University.
  9. ^ Outlook Business Initially no one really took me seriously.
  10. ^ The Economic Times Kushagra Bajaj announces $2.5-m endowment for Carnegie Mellon University.
  11. ^ Thermal Power Kushagra Bajaj-promoted Bajaj Hindusthan To Invest Rs 100 Billion In Thermal Power - Will Set Up 1,980-mw Power Capacity In Uttar Pradesh
  12. ^ Kushagra Bajaj takes on Rahul Kushagra Bajaj takes on Rahul.