Sanjay K Jain

MD, T T Ltd & Immediate Past Chairman, CITI

Mr Sanjay K Jain is the Managing Director of T T Limited. It is a Rs 700 crore vertically integrated textiles company (fibre to fashion company). The company is listed on both NSE and BSE. Its brand T T is more than 50 years old and its products are sold not only across India, but also across 65 countries globally. In last few years some of the notable awards are India’s Small Giant Award, Top 100 SME of India award, Master Brand, India’s Most Promising Brand, Most Desirable 30 Power Brands and ET Business Leaders Award 2019

Mr. Jain is a Double Gold Medalist from IIM (Ahmedabad) apart from being a rank holder Cost Accountant and Company Secretary. He is a regular speaker in conferences and writer of articles. He has been awarded the prestigious World HR Congress CEO Award (2019), BW Business World & GOPIO Global Business Award (2018), Asia Pacific Entrepreneur Award (2017), TOIBP award by JCI International (2012) and Udyog Ratna Award (2010). He is an expert in marketing and finance and is overall incharge of the Company. He has travelled to over 55 countries and has wide exposure on textiles issues and other business-related issues. He has the unique experience range of doing business meetings in Empire State Building, New York to towns like Motihari, Ballia and Bettiah.

He has recently written a Book: “Pinch of Salt in the Recipe Called Life”, published by internationally renowned publisher Bloomsbury.

He is the Immediate Past Chairman of CITI, Textile Sector Skill Council, NITRA and NITMA. He is also Vice President of FOHMA and WBHA and Chairman of ICC Textiles Committee. He is also on the committee of TEXPROCIL, IAAI, SIMA, MCCI, & CII Textiles. He is also an advisor for two textile magazines. He also has represented FOHMA on the Cotton Yarn Advisory Board, Subgroup on Textiles and Apparels for 12th Five Year Plan. He is also a member of the Core Committee promoting the First Hosiery Park in India coming up in West Bengal. He has been actively involved in Textile Policy formulation in both Centre & States like West Bengal, UP, Gujarat and Assam. He has also been a Board Member of the Apex Skilling Body of India – NSDC.

He is an expert on entrepreneurship and has been part of MentorEdge of IIM, Ahmedabad and has been a jury and mentor in ET Power Ideas 2010, 2012, 2015 & 2017. He has been a guest faculty in educational institutes like ISB, IIMs, SP Jain and many more. He is also a mentor for the social entrepreneurship program of Santa Clara University, USA. He regularly features for his views in all leading media (Economic Times, Times of India, Business Standard, Hindu, Financial Express, Business India, ET Now, CNBC etc) and is a regular speaker in conferences across the globe. He has been featured in prestigious magazines like Business India, Marwar, Insights Success, Economic Times etc.

He is also active in social projects and is a trustee of T T Charitable Trust which runs a hospital apart from undertaking many other community development works. He is also the convenor of Udaan, an innovative social education initiative and Vice Chairman of JITO (Kolkata). He is also a Past Director in Pollinate Energy (An Australian promoted social enterprise). Further for the last decade he has been involved in many roles with Lions International. He has also presented a paper on Jainism & Business in TPF Annual Conference, 2012. He is also involved in creation of JITO Business Network which connects Jains across the globe for business and is currently Co-Chairman of it. Further he is a NEC member of BJS (doing path breaking work in education, drought, girl power). He has also recently founded BiznessClinic to mentor MSMEs.

Mr Jain is a multi-faceted personality who is actively involved in many spheres of life.