Source of Wealth:Business, Sona Group
Marital Status:Married to Karishma Kapoor
Occupation:CEO of Sona Mobility Services Ltd.
Education:University of Buckingham and Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Children:Samaira and Kiaan Raj
Sanjay Kapur is the Chief Executive Officer of Sixt, India or Sona Mobility Services Ltd. which is part of Sona Group. He is also the Vice Chairman of Sona Koyo Steering Systems Ltd. and Chairman of the Supervisory Board at Sona BLW Prazisionsschmiede GmbH.
Sona Group was founded in 1987 to manufacture components for the automotive industry. Currently, it is a $800 million multi-national company with more than 16 plants across India, three in Germany and one in the USA. It also has a strategic position in Fuji Autotec, Europe with subsidiaries in Brazil, France, Sweden and the Czech Republic. It started out as a “Manufacture to Print” organization and today, it boasts of having created its own IPR particularly in the areas of power steering for off highway applications and precision forging.
Sanjay attended the prestigious “The Doon School” from 1984 to 1990. He earned his BBA from University of Buckingham in Corporate Strategy & Human Resource Management between 1993 and 1995. He then went to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology for an executive education program called Birhting of Giants Program from 2003-2006.
As part of the well-known family, Sanjay’s father is Dr. Surinder Kapur, the Founder Chairman of The Sona AutoCamp Group. His mother is Mrs. Rani Kapur and he has two sisters, Suparna and Mandira who are into publishing and luxury brand consultancy business. He was married to the famous Bollywood actress Karishma Kapoor in a Sikh wedding ceremony held at R. K. Cottage on September 9, 2003.