Mr N S Sekhsaria

Mr. N. S. Sekhsaria, one of the most respected business personalities in India, founded Ambuja Cement in April 1983 and grew it from 0.7 million tonne capacity to 15 million tonnes, from a single location to a pan-India footprint till January 2006 when management control was passed on to Holcim. The market capitalisation of the Company increased from the original Rs. 18 crores in the year 1985 to over Rs.14,000 crores. A first generation industrialist, Mr. Sekhsaria holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Bombay.