Each year, the Executive Council of the Institute of Directors selects the persons(s) of eminence for conferring the Award of ”Distinguished Fellowship” for their outstanding contribution to public service and society.
The first Distinguished Fellowship of Institute of Directors was conferred upon Bharat Ratna Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam in 1994.
IOD Distinguished Fellowships
Mrs. Rajashree Birla Chairperson, Aditya Birla Group Centre for Community Initiatives & Rural Development India
KWA Chong Seng Chairman, Singapore Exchange Ltd.
Chairman, ST Engineering, Dy. Chairman, PSC Singapore
Mr. Injeti Srinivas Chairperson, International Financial Services Centres Authority (IFSCA), Govt. of India former Secy., Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Govt. of India
Peter Ong Boon Kwee Chairman, Enterprise Singapore & Sr. Economic Advisor, Ministry of Trade & Industry Govt. of Singapore
Sunil Kant Munjal Chairman, Hero Corporate Services &
Jt. MD, Hero MotoCorp Ltd., India & President, AIMA