Shiv Vikram KhemkaVice Chairman, SUN Group, India
Shiv Vikram Khemka is vice chairman of SUN Group, a private investment group active in several transforming markets around the world, with a particular focus on Russia and India. The Group is a leading principal and private equity investor across various industries including Oil and Gas, Mining, Real Estate, Infrastructure, Technology and Consumer Goods. SUN Group is a member of the Russian Prime Minister’s Foreign Investment Advisory Council (FIAC).
Shiv Khemka was elected a ‘Global Leader for Tomorrow’ (GLT) at the World Economic Forum in Davos in 1997 and was invited to join the Forum’s ‘Foreign Business Leaders Council’ for Russia. He serves on the Board of Overseers of The Wharton School, and on the Board of Governors of The Lauder Institute, University of Pennsylvania. Shiv Khemka is also a member of the President’s leadership Council at Brown University; a member of the International Advisory Board of the Centre for the Advanced Study of India (CASI) at the University of Pennsylvania and sits on the Advisory Board of the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London. As one of the founders and partners, he also sits on the Council of the Moscow School of Management “Skolkovo” and was an inaugural member of the Advisory Board for the Wharton Entrepreneurship and Family Business Research Center at CERT for the Middle East. He has recently become a member of the Global Social Responsibility Alliance (GSRA). He is also chairman of the Aikido Aikikai Foundation of India.
Shiv Khemka is the trustee of The Nand & Jeet Khemka Foundation and the Nabha Foundation as well as the chairman of The Global Education and Leadership Foundation.
He was educated at Eton College, received a BA from Brown University, an MBA with distinction from The Wharton School and a master’s degree in international studies from The Lauder Institute, University of Pennsylvania.