Meher Pudumjee

Chairperson, Thermax Limited

Ms. Meher Pudumjee is the Chairperson of Thermax Ltd, a company focused on providing sustainable energy and environment solutions.

A postgraduate in Chemical Engineering from the Imperial College of Science & Technology, London, Meher joined Thermax as a trainee engineer in August 1990. Thereafter, she alongwith her husband Pheroz played a role in turning around a small subsidiary of the company in the UK.

After her return to India in 1996, she was appointed on the Board of Directors and worked closely in the finance function of Thermax. She was also involved with overseeing a Joint Venture Company focused on drinking water, as well as the Air Pollution Control businesses of the company.  In the years 1999 to 2001, she played an active role in the turnaround of Thermax. 

Meher took over as Chairperson in 2004, after the retirement of Mrs. Anu Aga.