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Arjun Malhotra

Arjun is an Indian entrepreneur, industrialist and philanthropist. He is a pioneer of the Indian IT industry. He served as Chairman of Headstrong’s Board of Directors before its acquisition by Genpact in May 2011. Prior to Headstrong he was Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of TechSpan, which merged with Headstrong in October 2003.


He co-founded the HCL group in 1975, taking it from a six-person “garage operation” to one of India’s largest Information Technology corporations. Arjun is former Co-Chair of the Global Pan-IIT Alumni Association, and is on the Board of several educational institutions and organizations in India.