Mr. Ravi Uppal has wide-ranging business experience, spanning over 40 years in engineering, manufacturing and infrastructure segments in India and abroad. He served as the Managing Director & Group CEO of Jindal Steel & Power Limited Group, Whole-time Director of L&T Group Board and MD & CEO (Power) at L&T, held various positions in ABB Group including President of Global Markets &, Member of Group Executive Committee, President of ABB in Asia Pacific Region & Chairman & MD of ABB India, and is credited as being the Founding Managing Director of Volvo in India. Mr Uppal has worked for over 15 years in diverse roles in Europe, Middle East, North Africa and South East Asia . He has recently set up a new venture, SISCOL which is undertaking steel based civil & industrial infrastructure in India.
He holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, which has honoured him as a Distinguished Alumni. He is also an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad. He has done Advanced Management Program from Wharton Business School, USA. He has been on the board of several companies in India and Europe including BAE, UK, Actis Private Equity, UK, Riverina Bio Energy, Australia and Page Industries, Srei Finance, & Suzlon of India. He has also been on the Board of Governors of the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore
Mr. Uppal is actively involved in several industry forums including CII, FICCI ,AIMA & academic institutions and holds a keen interest in social and community development in India.