Yogesh Chander Deveshwar

Yogesh Chander Deveshwar
Executive Chairman and CEO of ITC Limited
In office
1 January 1996 – 4 February 2017
Succeeded bySanjiv Puri
Chairman and MD of Air India
In office
1991 - 1994
Personal details
Born(1947-02-04)4 February 1947
Lahore, British India
Died11 May 2019(2019-05-11) (aged 72)
NationalityIndian
ResidenceKolkata, India
Alma materIIT Delhi
OccupationBusinessman

Yogesh Chander Deveshwar (4 February 1947 – 11 May 2019) was an Indian businessman. He was the chairman of ITC Limited. He was the longest-serving CEO of any Indian company.

Early life

Yogesh Chander Deveshwar was born on 4 February 1947 in Lahore, British India.[1] He received a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi in 1968.[2] He later attended the six-week Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.[2]