I have always admired Mr. Sunil Mittal as he is one of the greatest business leaders and management gurus of contemporary India.Mr. Sunil Mittal is the Chairman & The Managing director of Bharti Airtel Ltd.
Bharti Airtel Ltd. is India’s Leading Private integrated Telecom Company.Its services,to name a few, include,Mobile communication services,Telephone services,Broadband services,wireless internet services and services for business enterprises.
Mr. Sunil Mittal started his career at a very young age after graduation from Punjab University.He started out by making Cycle parts in Ludhiana,India during the 1970s.Later he moved out of Ludhiana and came to Delhi in 1981,where he was involved in the business of importing and distribution of portable generators from Japan.
Later he introduced push button phones,cordless phones answering machines and fax machines to India.Then he was among the first entrepreneurs to be a part of the moblie telecom business in India.In 1995 he launched cellular services in the city of Delhi.
Today Bharti Airtel has the largest customer base in India with alliances with companies such as Vodafone and SingTel.In the future his focus is going to be on providing international mobile services , retail industry and agriculture.He recently struck a joint venture deal with Wal-Mart ,the retail giant, for starting retail stores accross India.