Arun Nanda


Arun Nanda is a Director of Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd and a non-executive Director of Integrity Action.

Mr. Arun Nanda is a Law Graduate, fellow member of Institute of Chartered Accountants and Institute of Company Secretaries of India. 

He joined the Mahindra Group in 1973. He was inducted to the Board of Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. in August 1992 and resigned as Executive Director in March 2010 to focus on the social sector and create a favourable ecosystem for senior citizens.  He was immediately re-appointed as non-executive director of M&M.  He is currently Chairman of Mahindra Holidays and  Mahindra Lifespace Developers.  He is on the Advisory Boards of Advent India and TechnoServe India.

He is Chairman Emeritus, Indo-French Chamber of Commerce, Chairman, CII Western Region for 2010-2011 and co-Chairman of CII National Committee on Tourism.

Mr. Nanda was honoured with an award of “Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur” (Knight of the National Order of the Legion of Honour) by the President of French Republic, Mr. Nicolas Sarkozy in 2008, “Real Estate Person of the Year” from GIREM Leadership in 2008, “CA Business Achiever Award - Corporate” by The Institute of Chartered Accountants  of India in 2009 and “Lifetime Achievement Award” for his outstanding contribution to Hospitality Industry and the Service Sector by Golden Star Awards in 2010.