Deepak Puri
EducationMechanical engineering - Imperial College London
Occupation(s)Chairman, Moser Baer
SpouseNIta Puri
ChildrenRatul Puri
WebsiteProfile at Moser Baer website

Deepak Puri is the founder, chairman and managing director of Moser Baer, which was liquidated in 2018 due to insolvency.[1][2][3][4][5]

Puri initially worked as junior executive with the oil company ESSO – in 1962 at Kolkata, and later with Shalimar Paints. In 1964, Puri floated his first company, Metal Industries in Calcutta, trading in aluminum wires and furniture. Two years later, he moved into manufacturing as well. Due to labour issues at Calcutta, he decided to migrate to New Delhi in 1983, where he started Moser Baer India joint venture with Switzerland-based Moser Baer.[6]


Puri holds from Imperial College, London, and completed his education from St. Stephen's College and Modern School, New Delhi. He was also conferred the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (D.Phil.), honoris causa, in recognition to his exemplary efforts by the Amity University.



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  2. ^ " The Chronicle: Interview: Mr. Deepak Puri, CEO, Moser Baer India Ltd". Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 2 August 2009.
  3. ^ "Pangea Capital to invest $30M In Deepak Puri's Cobol Technologies". Reuters. 30 April 2009. Archived from the original on 24 October 2018. Retrieved 23 October 2018.
  4. ^ "Moser Baer to invest $250 m". The Hindu. 6 March 2007. Retrieved 23 October 2018.
  5. ^ "OutlookMoney > Article". Archived from the original on 13 July 2012. Retrieved 2 August 2009.
  6. ^ "Bull Run for Baer". Business today. Retrieved 14 November 2014.
  7. ^ "Padma Awards" (PDF). Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2015. Archived from the original (PDF) on 15 October 2015. Retrieved 21 July 2015.