Mr. Manoj Gaur
Mr. Manoj Gaur, Executive Chairman of Jaiprakash Associates Limited, the flagship company of Rs. 21,000 Crore Jaypee Group, studied Civil Engineering at BITS Pilani. Mr Gaur, who joined the company during the construction of the first cement plant at Rewa (M.P), grew the business from a million tonnes per annum (mtpa) in December 1986 to over 33 mtpa in 2014 with captive thermal power plants generating 702 MW. Mr. Gaur has been associated with setting up the group’s hydropower assets since 2000; the group’s current power capacity is 2220 MW & is slated to be 4200 by March 2016.
In addition, Mr. Gaur is the Chancellor of Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida, U.P. and Pro-Chancellor of Jaypee University of Information Technology, Solan, H.P.