Mr. Nikhil Sawhney

Vice Chairman & Managing Director


He has a BA and MA from Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge, and an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

Key Achievements:

Nikhil Sawhney is the Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Triveni Turbine Limited and a Director with Triveni Engineering and Industries Limited in Noida, India.

The Companies occupy leadership positions in their respective businesses of sugar manufacturing, the distillation of alcohol, renewable energy generation, industrial turbines and gears, and water and waste water treatment solutions. Triveni Turbines is one of the largest global manufacturers of industrial steam turbines as well as the global leader for renewable energy-based applications. The Company has over 6000 installations in over 80 countries. The Company is leading the Energy Transition with the development of several innovation products and solutions, especially utilizing CO2 as a working fluid. 

He is the President of the All India Management Association. Nikhil has helped found the CII-Triveni Water Institute and is an active trustee of the Tirath Ram Shah Charitable Hospital and the Emmanuel College India Trust, as well as a Fellow of the Aspen Institute of India and the Aspen Global Leadership Network. The Co-Chair of the Ananta Aspen-led India-Israel Forum. Nikhil has been voted one of India’s forty ‘hottest’ business leaders under 40 by The Economic Times in 2015. Nikhil resides in New Delhi with his wife Zia and their son Zahan.