Non-Executive Chairman, L&T Technology Services
Mr. A.M. Naik heads an organisation that is among the most admired companies in India, reputed for the technological excellence that characterizes its projects and products, for its contribution to the development of indigenous engineering capabilities and, for its inherent professionalism and value systems.
A. M. Naik is the Non-Executive Chairman of our Company. He obtained his graduate degree in mechanical engineering from the Birla Vishvakarma Mahavidyalaya, Sardar Patel University of Gujarat. He has been associated with our Promoter for over five decades.
He rapidly rose to secure the position of managing director & CEO, followed by chairman in 2004 and culminating in group executive chairman in 2012. He is the Hon. Consul General for Denmark in Mumbai and was awarded the Order of the Dannebrog as Knight 1st Class by Queen Margrethe of Denmark. He has been awarded an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters from Veer Narmad South Gujarat University.
He has made several contributions for social upliftment and has contributed to the setting up of certain educational facilities and hospitals such as the Kharel Education Society, the Manibhai Nichhabhai Naik Higher Secondary School, the Anil Naik Technical Training Centre and the Nirali Memorial Radiation Centre. He has secured several global, national and professional honours, including the “Padma Bhushan”, “Gujarat Garima Award” – Gujarat’s highest civilian honour, “Asia Business Leader of the Year Award” and “India’s Business Leader of the Year Award” by CNBC Asia, “Business Leader of the Year (Building India) Award” by NDTV Profit and “Business Leader of the Year Award” by the Economic Times. He was appointed as a Non-Executive Director of our Company on June 27, 2014.