Name : Lakshmi Mittal
Organization: ArcelorMittal ADS
Residence: London, United Kingdom
Country of citizenship: India
Education: BA/BS, St Xavier's College Calcutta
Career Achievements: Mittal is the richest man in the United Kingdom, second richest man in Europe and is presently the sixth richest individual in the world with a personal wealth ofUS$31.1 billion or £23.8 billion. He is the 44th most powerful person of the 68 most powerful people in the world. He is an independent director of Goldman Sachs, member of the Board of Directors of European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company, World Steel Association, Foreign Investment Council in Kazakhstan, the International Investment Council in South Africa, the Investors' Council to the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, the World Economic Forum’s International Business Council, the World Steel Association's Executive Committee, the Presidential International Advisory Board of Mozambique and the International Iron and Steel Institute’s Executive Committee.
Awards: Dostyk 1 by republic of Kazakhstan in 2010, Forbes Lifetime Achievement award in 2008, Padma Vibhusan from the President of India in 2007, Grand Cross of civil merit in 2007 from Governement of Spain, Dwight D. Eisenhower Global Leadership Award in 2007 from Business Council for International Understanding, Fellowship from King’s college in London in 2007, European Businessman of the Year 2004 by Forbes, Entrepreneur of the Year 2004 by the Wall Street Journal, 8th honorary Willy Korf Steel Vision Award from American Metal Market and World Steel Dynamics and Steel Maker of the Year 1996 by New Steel.