Ashwin Suryakant Dani is an Indian entrepreneur, promoter and non executive Chairman of Asian Paints Ltd, India’s largest paint company with operations in 16 countries across the globe. He was the Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Asian Paints from December 1998 to March 2009.
- Paints tycoon Ashwin Dani is nonexecutive vice chairman of $2.8 billion (revenue) Asian Paints, founded by his father and 3 others in 1942.
- Dani joined the company, now Asia’s third-largest paint company, in 1968.
- Asian Paints has operations in 16 countries and is looking to expand in Africa and Southeast Asia.
- His son Malav sits on the company’s board.