July 23, 2019

Rahul Bajaj Biography, Age, Wiki & More

Updated On : June 12, 2019

Rahul Bajaj Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown


81 years, 1 month, 13 days old age Rahul Bajaj will turn 82 on 10 June, 2020. Only 10 months, 17 days, 25 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Short Biography

Rahul Bajaj was born on 10-06-1938 in India. He is an Indian Chairperson, Businessperson, Politician & Philanthropist.

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Rahul Bajaj Complete Bio & Career

Rahul Bajaj is an Indian businessman, philanthropist, and politician. He is the CEO of Bajaj Group of Companies. Bajaj first completed his Honours in Economics from Delhi University. After that, he pursued Law from Bombay University. He then went on to complete his MBA from Harvard Business School, Boston, USA.
 
After completing his education the first job he got was the major responsibility of CEO of Bajaj Group in 1968. Under his lead, Bajaj Group saw a major turnover in the business and it became a big brand in automobiles. During the recession in early 2001, there was a great decline in the stock market. Also due to the merging of Honda with Hero Group, it got worsened. It was that time Bajaj launched Bajaj Pulsar. After automobiles, Bajaj target other markets too. He launched Bajaj Finance Group and Bajaj Home Appliances. He is also into steel and alloy manufacturing.
 
Bajaj became President of Confederation of Indian Industry in 1979 and then in 1999. He also became President of Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturer. Bajaj was also the Chairman of Development Council for Automobiles and Allied Industry. Also from 1986 to 1989, he was the Chairman of Indian Airlines. He is also an executive panel of Indian School of Business. He still continues Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation Shiksha Mandal. In Pune, he also founded a multi-specialty hospital Ruby Hall Clinic. He has also indulged himself in humanitarian work and spends a large chunk of his time for the upliftment of the poor section of the society.

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Honours & Awards

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Padma Bhushan Civilian Award 2001 Trade and Industry

In 2001 he was awarded Padma Bhushan. He was also awarded Legion of Honour by the French Government. Bajaj also received Alumni Achievement Award from Harvard Business School. Bajaj received Lifetime Achievement by CNBC TV18, Ernst & Young and Economic Times.

Rahul Bajaj Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Kamalanayan Bajaj and Savitri Bajaj. He was married to Rupa Bajaj from 1961 till her death in 2013. He has two sons Rajiv Bajaj and Sanjiv Bajaj who are in the management of the Bajaj Group. He also has a daughter named Sunaiana Kejriwal. He is the grandson of Shri Jamnalal Bajaj who was Indian freedom fighter.

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Salt & Pepper (Half Bald)

Personal Info

Home Town Rajasthan
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Pune, Maharashtra, India
School N/A
College University if Delhi, Delhi
Mumbai University, Mumbai
Harvard Business School, Boston, USA
Qualification B. Com (Hons), L.L.B., and MBA
Hobbies Reading
Marital Status Widowed
Debut Joined Bajaj Group in 1968
Salary N/A
Net Worth INR 540 Crores (2019)
Official Website N/A

Collections

Car Collections Audi Q7, and BMW among others

Favourites

Favorite Color White
Favorite Sport Cricket and Football

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Rahul Bajaj

  • Under his leadership the Bajaj group saw its zenith as the auto major crossed the billion mark turnover in just a decade.
  • One of the masterstrokes played by Mr Rahul Bajaj was the entry of Bajaj Group in varied sectors.
  • Mr Bajaj has also displayed his leadership skills as the President of Confederation of Indian Industry, twice, once in the 1979-80 session and one more time in 1999-2000.
  • He has also held the President’s seat of Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers.
  • Mr Bajaj also heads the Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation and Shiksha Mandal.
  • His daughter Sunaina has tied knot with former Temasek Chief, Manish Kejriwal.
  • The greatest attribute of Mr Bajaj is that he never let the times go ahead of him and kept his pace with the demands of the times.