Mr Analjit Singh is the Founder & Chairman of Max India Limited, a billion dollar plus conglomerate, with interests in life insurance, health care, health insurance, senior living, contract research and speciality packaging films.
A self-made entrepreneur Mr Analjit Singh was awarded Padma Bhushan, one of India’s top civilian honours, by the President of India in 2011. Under his leadership, Max India has emerged as one of India’s leading companies for service excellence.
An alumnus of Doon School and Shri Ram College of Commerce, University of Delhi, Mr Analjit Singh holds an MBA from Graduate School of Management, Boston University. He is the non-executive Chairman of Vodafone India and a Director on the boards of several leading companies such as Tata Global Beverages and Sofina NV/SA, Belgium.
He is a member of Prime Minister’s Joint Indo-US CEOs Forum and the Chairman of CII’s National Committee on Insurance & Pension. He has been felicitated by Senator Hillary Clinton, former US Secretary of State on behalf of Indian American Centre for Political Awareness for his outstanding achievement in presenting the international community with an understanding of a modern and vibrant India and for creating several successful joint ventures with leading American companies and promoting business ties with the USA.
Mr Analjit Singh is the co-chair of Prabodhan, a unique forum for facilitating closer and more effective engagement between European and Indian decision makers and opinion leaders. Mr Ratan Tata-Chairman Emeritus of Tata Group and Vittorio Colao-Group Chief Executive of Vodafone are the co-partons of Prabodhan, while Anshu Jain –Co-CEO of Deutsche Bank and Marcus Wallenberg-Director, Investor AB; Chairman AB Electrolux, Saab AB, are the Co-Presidents.
He is a member of the Executive Board of the Indian School of Business (ISB), India’s top ranked B-School, and Chairman of Board of Governors of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee- India’s oldest engineering college. An Honorary Consul General of the Republic of San Marino in India, Mr Analjit Singh has in past served as the Chairman of Board of Governors of the Doon School and as Chairman of the Mohali Campus Advisory Board of the ISB.
Through his role as the Chairman of the Max India Foundation and Bhai Mohan Singh Foundation, he is actively involved in social service and philanthropy. He was recently awarded the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award (Service Category) and the Golden Peacock Award for Leadership and Service Excellence. Recently, he was awarded with Spain’s second highest civilian honour, the Knight Commander of the Order of Queen Isabella and the Distinguished Alumni Award from Boston University.