Rajesh Kochhar has 36 years of business experience in large corporates. He has achieved a preeminent position in the Indian Lighting Industry and has the distinction of setting up successful enterprises from concept to sustainable longevity. He was involved in setting up Wipro Lighting, Wipro Office Furniture Business and Usha International’s lighting business.
Rajesh graduated with B.E.(Hons.) Electronics from BITS Pilani in 1979. In 2005, he participated in an international learning program conducted by London Business School in Tokyo and Bangalore. He has attended strategy and leadership workshops by renowned mentors: Prof. Ram Charan, Prof. Jagdish Sheth and Ron Kaufman.
Rajesh is an internationally certified Business Coach and a proud member of ActionCOACH, the #1 Business Coaching firm in the world. He works with businesses to help achieve their goals and potential through planning, training and implementation. Results are guaranteed.
Prior to becoming a Business Coach & Consultant, Rajesh was President – Usha International Ltd., where he established Usha’s diversification into Lighting under a new brand TISVA. Before that, he was Managing Director of Halonix Limited, the largest manufacturer of automobile lamps in India with revenue of Rs.500 Cr., 3000 employees and four manufacturing locations. He was CEO India of Landis+Gyr, a Swiss multinational in the business of electric metering.
Rajesh was founder member of Wipro Lighting, the most successful lighting venture in India in the last 25 years. He joined Wipro in 1991 and was Chief Executive when he moved on from there in 2009.
Besides being an expert in LED Lighting, his capabilities include Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Mentoring, Strategic Planning & Execution, Innovation, Human Resources and Customer Orientation. He has experience of handling both “B to C” and “B to B” businesses. His hands-on approach and learning can add tremendous value to any business organisation; large, medium or small.
Rajesh is an active Rotarian and a member of Business Networking International BNI. His passion is to contribute to our national endeavour in becoming a global powerhouse by building successful business enterprises and achieving “World Abundance through Business Re-Education”.