Late Mr. Kamal Agarwal
Late Mr. Agarwal did his B.Tech in Chemical Engineering from IIT Kanpur in 1972. He received his MBA (Finance) from the University of Maryland in 1975.
He joined a Washington based company of Ship Brokers dealing primarily with United States Government Food Aid Programs and became a partner in the firm in 1983. In 1991 he founded a new ship brokerage company, Phoenix Chartering Inc. in Washington. He sold the company and retired in January 2005.
Mr. Agarwal instituted Satish Chandra Agarwal Chair at IIT Kanpur in honor of his father. The Chair is open to all the departments of sciences & engineering and can be occupied for a period of three years.