Mr. Sanjeev Bikhchandani (born 1963) is an Indian businessman, who is the founder and executive vice chairman of Info Edge (India) which owns Naukri.com, a job portal.
He attended St. Columba's School, Delhi and finished schooling from there in 1981. Thereafter, he obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from St. Stephen's College, Delhi, (Delhi University) in 1984. He completed his MBA from IIMA in 1989.
Mr. Bikhchandani after his PG left a job marketing Horlicks at HMM (now known as GlaxoSmithKline) in 1990 to set up two companies Indmark and Info Edge (India) along with a partner. The first company specialized in pharmaceutical trademarks and the second produced salary surveys and reports. In 1993, he and his partner decided to go separate ways. Both partners got one company each. Sanjeev got Info Edge (India). In 1997, Bikhchandani set up Naukri.com, jobs portal on a server in the United States, and later Quadrangle, an offline executive search business. naukri is the one of the big job portal in India.
He served as an Editor of Avenues of the careers supplement of The Pioneer. He has been an Executive Vice Chairman at Info Edge (India) Ltd since July 26, 2010 and serves as its Whole-Time Director.
He serves as a Director at Four-S Services Pvt. Ltd. He is a Member Editorial Advisory Board Encyclopedia Britannica India, students edition. He serves as a Member of Advisory Council at Centum Learning Limited. He serves as a Member of Board of Centre for Innovation Incubation and Entrepreneurship. He is a Member of the Board at Chintan. He won the "Ernst and Young - Entrepreneur of the Year" award in 2008 for Business Transformation.
He also won the Dataquest Pathbreaker Award and the Teacher's Achievement Award in 2008. He is a frequent speaker on entrepreneurship at conferences and at business schools.He co-authored two books on job hunting and careers. He is visiting Faculty and Guest Lecturer at IIM Ahmedabad, IMT Ghaziabad, Times School of Marketing, and Delhi School of Communication in the Marketing area.
Mr. Bikhchandani earned a B.A. (Hons.) degree in Economics from St. Stephen's College in 1984 and a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad 1989.