President & C.E.O., RCB Consulting Private Limited - RCB Consulting is a management and human resource consultancy firm, established in 1998
- Joined Maruti in 1981, almost immediately after its incorporation, as the Marketing Director. Involved in establishing the project from the very start. Appointed Managing Director (CEO) in 1985 and Chairman & Managing Director in 1990. In 1992, when Suzuki acquired 50% equity in Maruti, was continued as Managing Director as Suzuki's nominee. Retired in August 1997 after 12 years as CEO.
1979 -1981 Director (Commercial), Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited
1977- 1978 Joint Secretary to the Government of India, Cabinet Secretariat
1974 - 1977 Joint Secretary to the Government of India, Ministry of Energy
1973 - 1974 Special Assistant to the Union Minister for Energy, the Government of India
1968 - 1973 Agricultural Production Commissioner and Secretary to the Government of the State of Jammu and Kashmir for the Departments of Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry, Forests & Co-operation
1956 - Joined the Indian Administrative Service (I.A.S.) - Stood 1st in the batch. Allotted to the U.P. cadre.
Master of Arts in Developmental Economics (Williams College, Williamstown, MA, USA)
Master of Sciences in Mathematics (Allahabad University, India) Governance
Member of the Board of Directors of Maruti Udyog Limited, Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS), Grasim Limited, Ultra Tech Cement Co Limited, Polaris Software Lab Limited, Optimus Outsourcing Co. Limited, Thomson Press Limited, Machino Basell India Limited,Lord Krishna Bank Limited and Chairman of the Boards of Roulunds Codan (India) Ltd, Omax Auto Limited, and GEMS India Private Limited.