Vivek Chaand Sehgal
Co-founder and Chairman
Samvardhana Motherson Group
Vivek Chaand Sehgal is the Chairman of Samvardhana Motherson Group, one of the world’s fastest-growing automotive component manufacturing companies. The group currently supplies all of the leading global automobile manufacturers.
Vivek and his mother founded the company in 1975 with US$17 in capital, hence the name “Motherson.” Today he leads a group that has 24 joint venture partners and has completed 19 acquisitions. Motherson has revenues of approximately US$9b, operates in 33 countries and has more than 100,000 employees. Vivek has set a target of making it a US$26b group by 2020 with a consolidated return on capital employed of 40%.