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Rajesh Saraiya
Born (1969-10-02) 2 October 1969 (age 45)
Dehradun, India
Nationality India
Occupation Business
Spouse(s) Kasturi Saraiya
Children Two sons

Rajesh Saraiya (Hindi: राजेश सरैया; born 1969) is an industrialist who is one of India's first Dalit millionaire [1]


Rajesh Saraiya is CEO of the UK-based company Steel Mont, which has a turnover of about $400 million.[2]

He has completed Aeronautical Engineering in Ukraine and later on started a steel company there. [3] He is active in Dalit Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industries.[4] He received Prawasi Bhartiya award by the President of India in 2012. Rajesh Saraiya has recently been announced Padmashree award in 2014 -- a civilian honour for his contribution to Industry and culture. He, along with his wife Kasturi Saraiya, is instrumental to set up an Indian Cultural center " Sanskriti " in Ukraine. He is first amongst Indians from CIS to receive this honour.


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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 08:41:15 -0800

It is pulling out of the contract because it doesn't want to become involved in the country's domestic “political situation,” Steel Mont CEO Rajesh Saraiya said today by telephone. Fighting between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian rebels in the eastern ...


Business Standard
Sat, 25 Jan 2014 09:48:45 -0800

Industrialist Rajesh Saraiya was named for the Padma Shri. Saraiya studied aeronautical engineering in Russia and later moved to Ukraine, where he runs multinational company SteelMont, which deals in metals. He is often termed the first dollar ...
Economic Times
Sat, 17 Dec 2011 15:15:00 -0800

However, I would back reservation since it would provide the impetus to my community," said Natha Ram, the director of Steel Mont Private Ltd—a Rs 600-crore company set up by Rajesh Saraiya (Natha's son). Saraiya is India's first Dalit billionaire ...

The Hindu

The Hindu
Wed, 07 May 2014 08:36:41 -0700

But I won't call this a complete list as people like Rajesh Saraiya and Milind Kamble couldn't be part of it. Rajesh owns a steel company with global footprints in the U.K. and Russia. Milind is the man behind Dalit Chambers. It was difficult to get ...
Daily News & Analysis
Sat, 25 Jan 2014 08:18:45 -0800

Dalit entrepreneurs Ravi Kumar Narra and Rajesh Saraiya and Indian-American businessman Ashok Kumar Mago are the other three recipients. Pawar, who is the Chairman of Sakal Media Group, has also been the former President of the Indian Newspaper ...
The Hindu
Sat, 25 Jan 2014 08:05:32 -0800

Ramaswamy R Iyer, Science and Engineering, Delhi. Dr Jayanta Kumar Ghosh, Science and Engineering, West Bengal. Ravi Kumar NarrA, Trade and Industry, Andhra Pradesh. Rajesh Saraiya, Trade and Industry, Maharashtra. Mallika Srinivasan, Trade and ...

The New Indian Express

The New Indian Express
Sat, 04 Jan 2014 18:48:45 -0800

The award list also is politically correct and salutes the achievements of India's Dalits by intending to honour India's first Dalit billionaire, Rajesh Saraiya, CEO of the UK based company SteelMont with the Padma Shri. It's obvious that after the ...
Economic Times (blog)
Sat, 15 Jun 2013 19:44:50 -0700

DICCI now has 3,000 millionaire dalit members. Over a thousand of these have turnovers exceeding Rs 100 crore. The richest, Rajesh Saraiya, runs Steel-Mont Pvt Ltd, based in Ukraine and spanning eight countries. His turnover exceeds Rs 2,000 crore, and ...

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