TitleCompany:CEO of Global Business, Bharti Airtel Ltd
Bio:Pankaj joined as CEO of Global Business at Bharti Airtel in August 2018 after serving as CFO of Bharti Infratel for seven years where he grew the company’s market capitalization from 366bn to 603bn in five years and got the stock listed in 2012. Bharti Infratel won the Golden Peacock Award, 2017 for Risk Management and was awarded Firm of the Year in the Infrastructure Category at the CNBC Risk Management Awards, 2015. Pankaj has also served as CEO Global Voice Business at Airtel and was credited for enhancing business profitability.
Pankaj has 25 years of rich experience in the domain of general & financial management across industries and was awarded the CFO100 at the CFO 100 Awards, 2018 and the Best CFO 2017 in the Telecom & IT category by the Institute of Chartered Accountants and ranked 3rd Asia’s best CFO in the Telecom Sector by Institutional Investor in 2015.