Mr. Nikhil R. Meswani, a Chemical Engineer, is a Board Member of Reliance Industries Ltd as an Executive Director since 1988.
The Group’s activities span over exploration & production of Oil & Gas, Refining and Marketing, Petrochemicals, Textiles and Retail.
His primary responsibility is for Petrochemicals Division. Mr. Meswani has contributed substantially in making Reliance Industries td a global leader in Petrochemicals. Earlier, he handled refinery business between 1997 and 2005. He was also responsible for ntegration of IPCL with Reliance businesses. In addition, he continues to shoulder several other corporate responsibilities including group taxation and overseeing the activities of Mumbai Indians, a franchisee of Indian Premier League.
He is member of several key committees of Govt. of India related to Textiles, Petrochemicals and Petroleum & Natural Gas. He is also a member of managing committee of Federation of Indian Export Organisations set up by Ministry of Commerce. He was honoured by the Ministry of Commerce & Industry and Ministry of Textiles for his achievement in respective fields.
He was a past President of Association of Synthetic Fibre Industry and was also Chairman of Asian Chemical Fibre Industries Federation.
Mr. Meswani was named Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum (WEF) in 2005 and continues to actively participate in the activities of WEF.
He is also a member of the Young Presidents’ Organisation (YPO).
He was a member of the jury for Business India for the selection of “Businessman of the year 2013”.
He is a distinguished Alumni of Institute of Chemical Technology [ICT], Mumbai.