About Vinod & Saryu Doshi

Vinod Doshi (1932 - 2008) :

  • Eminent industrialist ; part of the 100 yr old Walchand Industrial Group : Hindustan Aeronautics, Hindustan Shipyard, Scindia Shipping, Premier Automobiles, Hindustan Construction, Walchandnagar Industries, Indian Hume Pipes & Ravalgaon Sugar
  • Past President : Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Indian Automobile Manufacturers Association, Automotive Research Institute of India, Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers Association, Bombay Chamber of Commerce, Maharashtra Economic Development Council, IIT Kharagpur, etc
  • Passionate about technical education, experimental theatre & all genres of music

Dr. Saryu Doshi :

  • PhD in art history ; Padmashree Awardee
  • Former Honorary Director, National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai and Editor, MARG Magazine - a leading publication on art and culture
  • Visiting professor, University of Michigan & University of California, Berkeley
  • Author of several books and articles on Indian art, culture and heritage
  • Passionate about fine arts, heritage conservation & community development