Roshni Nadar Height, Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More

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Husband: Shikhar Malhotra
Age: 40 Years
Net Worth: Rs. 84,330 Crores

Roshni Nadar

Full NameRoshni Nadar Malhotra
Famous ForBeing the richest woman in India
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 167 cm
in meters- 1.6 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 5”
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Awards, Honours, Achievements • NDTV "Young philanthropist of the Year" (2014)
• Conferred "The World’s Most Innovative People Award" for Philanthropic Innovation by The World Summit on Innovation & Entrepreneurship (WSIE)
• "Lewis Institute Community Changemaker" Award by Babson College (2017)
• Vogue India "Philanthropist of the Year" (2017)
• In 2019, she bagged 54th rank on "the Forbes World’s 100 Most Powerful Women" list
• In 2019, she was recognised by Horasis, an internationally distinguished think tank, as "the Indian Business Leader of the year" in 2019
• In 2020, she featured in 2020 Forbes Asia’s Power Businesswomen list [1]Forbes
Personal Life
Date of BirthYear: 1982
Age (as of 2022) 40 Years
HometownThiruchendur, Tamil Nadu
SchoolVasant Valley School, New Delhi
College/University• The Northwestern University, Evanston
• The Kellogg School of Management
Educational Qualification(s)• Major in Communication Studies (The Northwestern University)
• MBA in Social Enterprise Management and Strategy (The Kellogg School of Management)
HobbiesTravelling and Yoga
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Marriage DateYear: 2009
HusbandShikhar Malhotra (Executive Director HCL Technologies)
Roshni Nadar with husbad Shikhar Malhotra
ChildrenSon(s)- Armaan (born in 2013) and Jahaan (born in 2017)
ParentsFather- Shiv Nadar (Founder HCL Tech)
Mother- Kiran Nadar
Shiv Nadar and Kiran Nadar
Money Factor
Net Worth (as of 2021)Rs. 84,330 crores [2]The Hindu

HCL Chairperson Roshni Nadar

Some Lesser Known Facts About Roshni Nadar

  • Roshni Nadar is an Indian businesswoman who is considered the first woman to lead a listed IT company in India; she is the chairperson of HCL Technologies. In 2020, Forbes listed her as the richest woman in India, and in 2021, she remained the richest woman in India. [3]The Hindu
  • She is a trained classical musician. Apart from that, she loves Yoga and Traveling.
    HCL CEO Roshni Nadar
  • She is the only child of Shiv Nidar and Kiran Nidar.

    Shiv Nadar and Kiran Nadar

    Parents of Roshni Nadar

  • A highly private person, Roshni made her social media debut after her name was announced as the chairperson of HCL Technologies.

  • Roshni Nadar is the first woman head to lead a publicly listed IT company in India.
  • According to the IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List (2019), Roshni Nidar is the richest woman of India with a net worth of Rs 36800 crore. [4]Economic Times In 2020, she again topped the list of India’s wealthiest women with a net worth of Rs. 54,850 crores. [5]Business Standard
  • Roshni is a trustee of Shiv Nadar Foundation. The foundation was established by Shiv Nadar in 1994.Shiv Nadar Foundation
  • Her mother, Kiran Nadar is a passionate art collector and a philanthropist. She is the founder of the Kiran Nadar Museum of Art, located in Delhi and Noida. The museum located in Delhi is India’s largest private museum with an area of 18000 sq ft.

    Kiran nadar at the Kiran Nadar Museum of Art

    Kiran Nadar at the Kiran Nadar Museum of Art, New Delhi

  • Prior to joining HCL, Roshni Nadar has worked with CNN America and SKY News UK in the roles of Functioning and Programming on the basis of her undergraduate degree in Communication from the Northwestern University, Illinois.
    Roshni Narad HCL
  • When Roshni is able to save a little from her busy routine, she moves closer to nature. She is very passionate about wildlife, for this hobby, she founded The Habitats Trust in 2018. The trust aims to support by providing grants to the organisations and individuals working towards conservation of natural habitats and native species of India. [6]The Habitat’s Trust
    The Habitat's Trust
  • Roshni Nadar has made transformational efforts in the field of education as a trustee of the Shiv Nadar Foundation. The foundation has several initiatives and institutions under its umbrella; SSN Institutions, Vidyagyan Leadership Academy and Kiran Nadar Museum of Art, Shiv Nadar University, Shiv Nadar School, and Shiksha Initiative.

    The Vidyagyan Academy

    Roshni Nadar interacting with the students of Vidyagyan Leadership Academy