Mr. Surinder Mehta is a Commerce Student (B.Com Honors) from Sri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi University.
He accomplished over 34 year of experience.
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Mr. Surinder Mehta, founder Chairman of The Prime Group of Companies, is the recipient of one of the highest and most coveted civilian award “Padma Shri” given by the President of India in the year 2009 for his distinguished service to the country in the field of “Technology Solutions”. Mr. Mehta is known for his focus over global technological innovations, their adaptability, introduction and infusion into India’s core sectors relating to the development of infrastructure and in particular in the Power Sector of our country through his Group’s contributions over the last 30 years.
Shri Mehta has been recently appointed as the Special Advisor to the Prime Minister of Guinea Bissau with the rank of a Minister.
A self-made entrepreneur, Mr. Mehta began his career in 1986 by founding the Prime Group that has since witnessed a remarkable growth from being a prime idea to a highly diversified multi-activity conglomerate of companies such as PCI Ltd., Prime Meiden Ltd., Prime Hi-tech Engineering Ltd., Riello PCI India Pvt.Ltd., Prime Power Corporation Ltd., Planet PCI Infotech Ltd. and Endolite India Ltd. among others. These companies bring to the country, state-of-the-art technologies in the fields of Power & energy, Power conditioning, Electronic production lines, Precision engineering, Investment casting, Aviation & aerospace, Railways and Defense segments and specialized software solutions for Power, Steel, Space, Aerospace & Defense applications as well as technologies that relate to prosthetics & orthotics for social welfare and betterment of the lives of physically challenged citizens.
As of now, the Group has nine Joint Ventures, namely, in the field of EHV Power Transformers, Precision Engineering & Heavy Fabrication, UPS Systems, Nuclear Energy Technologies & Services, Wire & Cable Harness Systems for Defence and Aerospace segments; melting & steel, TMT bars and in the field of Prosthetics.
Mr. Mehta is also the founder Chairman & President of social and charitable organizations called Endolite India and ISHWAR which organisations have helped to transform the lives of thousands of amputees and physically challenged people, and also through educational support, thus helping them to be on their feet once again and become self reliant and proud members of our society. Over 250 employees are engaged in these corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives of the Prime Group, operating through 21 centres of it’s own and through a large number of sub-centers and franchise outlets spread across the country.
In recognition of his humble, yet noteworthy contributions to the Indian economy and to nation-building on technological lines, Shri Mehta has received, in addition to the coveted Padma Shri Award, several other awards during the last two decades, notable among which are the Distinguished Entrepreneurship Award by PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry; Udyog Rattan Award; Priyadarshini Indira Gandhi Award; Rajiv Gandhi Excellence Award; Rattan Shiromani Award; National Business Leadership Award amongst several others.