People: Praj Industries Ltd (PRAJ.NS)
Mr. Pramod Chaudhari is Executive Chairman of the Board of Praj Industries Limited. Mr. Chaudhari did his engineering from The Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT). His career spans over 41 years of professional and entreprenuerial endeavour. He established Praj in 1984. Since then he has built PRAJ into a global Company. Today, Pramod is intensifying the Company's activities into the knowledge domain of biotech processes and systems in the global arena. The focus is on clean technologies coupled with alternate feedstocks like cane juice, tropical sugarbeet and cassava, which will provide renewable energy source. To strengthen his corporate experience, he attended Advanced Management Programme at Harvard Business School in 1995. He has contributed to the National Biofuels Policy as a member of the Committee on Development of Biofuels – Planning Commission, Government of India, for introduction of renewable fuels to India. He has been profiled in a recently published book called 'Thought Leaders' by an Indian Author, which focuses on visionary entrepreneurs. Recently ‘Popular Prakashan, Mumbai has published a book under the title ‘As is what Is’ a story of the journey of Praj which recounts its trials, tribulations and achievements. He is also the recipient of the Jagatik Marathi Chamber of Commerce ‘National Level Entrepreneurship’ Award in the Year 2004 and the ‘Distinguished Alumnus Award’ of IIT, Bombay in the Year 2005. He is the Chairman of CII, Pune Zonal Council (for 2006-07).
|Total Annual Compensation, INR||63,735,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, INR||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, INR||--|
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|Fiscal Year Total, INR||63,735,000|