Ajit Gulabchand

Chairman and Managing Director

Hindustan Construction Company

Ajit Gulabchand hails from a family of nation-builders who have contributed to the development of modern India for over a century.

Over the past 25 years, Mr. Gulabchand has spearheaded the transformation of HCC from a construction major into a diversified infrastructure group. With a group turnover of over US$1.6 billion, the HCC Group includes HCC Ltd., HCC Infrastructure, Lavasa Corporation and Steiner AG.

As Chairman of Lavasa Corp., Mr. Gulabchand is the visionary behind the concept of India’s planned Hill City – Lavasa. He is also Chairman of Steiner AG. Mr. Gulabchand also holds leadership positions in several key industry bodies as: member of the Governor’s Steering Board of the Infrastructure and Urban Development Community, WEF; member of the UK India Business Council; Chairman of the Governing Council of the Construction Skills Development Council of India; President of the Construction Federation of India and a member of the Advisory Board of UN Disaster Risk Reduction.