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industrialist , Philanthropist

Shiv Nadar is an Indian industrialist and philanthropist. He is the founder and chairman of HCL and the Shiv Nadar Foundation. Nadar founded HCL in the mid-1970s and transformed the IT hardware company into an IT Enterprise over the next three decades by constantly reinventing his company's focus. Since mid-1990s he has focused his efforts in developing the educational system of India through the Shiv Nadar Foundation.

Background

Nadar was born in 1945 in Moolaipozhi village, about 10 kilometres from Tiruchendur in Thoothukudi district, Tamil Nadu, India. His parents were Sivasubramaniya Nadar and Vamasundari Devi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    computers

Connections

father:
Sivasubramaniya Nadar - India

mother:
Vamasundari Devi - India

wife:
Kiran Nadar

Doughter:
Roshni Nadar - India

Roshni Nadar is the Executive Director and the CEO of HCL Corporation.