Motilal Oswal is the Group MD of Motilal Oswal Financial Services Ltd. (MOFSL). He is a Chartered Accountant and started the business along with co-promoter, Raamdeo Agrawal in 1987. He has served on the Governing Board of the BSE, Indian Merchant’s Chamber (IMC) and has also served on various committees of BSE, NSE, SEBI and CDSL.
Mr. Oswal was awarded the “Rashtriya Samman Patra” by the Government of India for being amongst the highest Income Tax payers in the country for a period of 5 years from FY95–FY99.
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India gave Mr. Oswal with the “Excellent Business Achiever in Financial Services” award. The “Udyog Rattan Award” was also conferred to him for his performance in the industrial development of the country by the Institute of Economic Studies, New Delhi. He has also been awarded an entry in “The Hall of Fame for Excellence in Franchising” by – Franchising World Magazine. He was also named as the Champion of Arthshastra by a Rotary District and the “Excellent Business Achiever in Financial Services” Award by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Mr. Oswal was given the “Special Contribution to Indian Capital Market” award in ‘India’s Best Market Analyst Awards 2009 organized by Zee Business.