Anil Rai Gupta

Current Position

Chairman & Managing Director, Havells India Ltd.

Founder & Trustee, Plaksha University


SRCC, New Delhi (B.Com)

Wake Forest University, USA (MBA)


Anil, under the mentorship of his father Late Shri Qimat Rai Gupta, led Havells transformation into the largest consumer electrical company. He was instrumental in deepening Havells reach into homes and leveraging technology, innovation and distribution network to deliver industry leading growth.

Anil is on the Board of Trustees of Wake Forest University, his alma mater. He is also Founder and Trustee of Ashoka University.

He has keen interest in cultural and historical conservation and believes in education as key change agent for an individual and his family.

He loves singing, golf and travel.