Rajinder Singh BhatiaChairman, Defence Business, Kalyani Group

  • Rajinder Singh Bhatia is an Army Veteran and a prominent Defence Industry leader in India with over 50 years of experience.
  • He is currently the President of SIDM and member of CII National Council.
  • He is the Chairman of Kalyani Strategic System Limited (Defence Business Subsidiary of Bharat Forge Limited) at Kalyani Group. He is also the Chairman of Kalyani Strategic Systems Limited, KRAS (A joint venture between Rafael and KSSL).
  • Under him, Kalyani Group has been at the forefront of Atma Nirbhar effort In the Country while forging partnerships with major defence and Aerospace OEMs of the world and is today in the forefront of Defence & Aerospace Landscape in the country.
  • He has been a key member of the Strategic Policy initiatives and policy taskforce as part of government sponsored bodies for Defence & Aerospace
  • He has featured in ’50 Manufacturing Innovative Leaders’ and also awarded ‘Best CEO of the Year’ for ‘Excellence and Leadership in Innovation’ at Golden Star Awards in Oct 2021.