Roshni Nadar takes over at HCL, becomes first woman chairperson of an Indian IT firm
Roshni Nadar-Malhotra replaced her father Shiv Nadar as the chairperson of HCL. She has become the first woman chairperson of an Indian IT services company. HCL is today the third largest in the industry and has been among the fastest growing for many years now. Nadar-Malhotra was the vice-chairperson of HCL Technologies before her elevation. She was ranked 54 on the 2019 Forbes World's 100 Most Powerful Women list. Shiv Nadar will continue to be the chief strategy officer of HCL Technologies. Roshni graduated from Northwestern University, Illinois and did her MBA from Kellogg School of Management.