About CFO Excellence Awards 2021

Confederation of Indian Industry(CII) has instituted the CFO Excellence Awards 2021 with the objective of identifying and acknowledging individuals who have demonstrated outstanding capabilities and achievements in the Finance function

The CFO over the years have increasingly become the chief flag bearer of Corporate Transparency, Governance and Financial Leadership. The award recognizes and acknowledges exemplary achievements and professional contribution of CFOs and builds a strong CFO forum to facilitate sharing of best practices.

Gold Partner



Associate Sponsor

Banking Partner

Award Winners

Main Categories

Jatin Dalal, Wipro Ltd

Jayashree Satagopan, Coromandel Intl Ltd

Saurabh Gupta, Dixon Technologies (India) Ltd

Sector Categories


S Sreenivasan, Bajaj Finserv Ltd


Kedar Upadhye, Cipla Ltd


Bhaskar Rao, Bangalore Intl Airport Ltd


Abhishek Jain, SenecaGlobal IT Services Pvt Ltd


Dinesh Batra, Bharat Electronics Ltd


Nilanjan Roy, Infosys Ltd


Kishore Saletore, Bharat Forge Ltd

Thematic Categories

Gandharv Tongia, Polycab India Ltd

Nitin D Parekh, Cadila Healthcare Ltd

Sunil Bohra, Minda Industries Ltd

Vineet Jain, India Medtronic Pvt Ltd

Dinesh Jain, Firstsource Solutions Ltd

Ruchit Agarwal, CARS24 Services Pvt Ltd

The Shortlist


  • Poornima Subramanian - Reliance Nippon Life Insurance
  • Tarun Rustagi - Canara HSBC Oriental Bank Of Commerce Life Insurance

  • Nitin D Parekh, Cadila Healthcare Ltd
  • Akhileshwaran Krishnan, Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Ltd

  • Rajesh Kaimal, Embassy Property Developments Pvt Ltd
  • Rajeev Aggarwal, KEC International Limited

  • Varun Singhania, Camions Logistics Solutions Pvt Ltd
  • Satish, Arumugam, R Stahl Private Ltd

  • Sandeep Kumar, Indian Oil Corporation Limited

  • Anil Bothra, GTPL Hathway Ltd

  • Amit Harlalka, Arcelor Mittal Nippon Steel India Ltd
  • Sunil Bohra, Minda Industries Ltd

  • Navneet Khandelwal, Zensar Technologies Ltd.
  • Sudeep Agrawal, Philips India Limited
  • Anand Agarwal, V-Mart Retail Ltd
  • Sushanth Pai, Matrimony.com Ltd
  • Anand Deshpande, Intel India Tech Pvt. Ltd
  • Gaurav Dang, Valvoline Lubricants & Solutions India Pvt Ltd
  • Ravi Shekhar, Gland Pharma Ltd
  • Prateek Aggarwal, HCL Technologies Limited
  • Anil Kumar, Titagarh Wagons Ltd