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Citizenship/Residence India

An Indian businesswoman and social worker, who led Thermax Ltd., 32.46 billion (US$490 million) energy and environment engineering business, as its chairperson. Her calm determination has helped her family and company Thermax India tide over trying times. Thermax, with its presence in 14 countries, has emerged as a leading manufacturer of engineering products and systems for industries. Being open to challenges and taking them on confidently is second nature to Aga Anu Aga had been figured among the eight richest Indian women and in 2007 was part of 40 Richest Indians by net worth according to Forbes magazine. In 2010 she was awarded the Padma Shri for Social Work by the Government of India. She is currently Chairperson of Teach for India.