Dr. H.P. Kanoria started his business career working in the family business in 1959-60 and guided its strategic development to make SREI the largest NBFC and Holistic Infrastructure group of Companies in India.
Dr. H.P. Kanoria is the man behind the vast Kanoria Foundation. He has pioneered and founded global companies like Srei Infrastructure Finance Ltd., Srei Equipment Finance Ltd., Shristi Corporation, India Power Corporation Ltd. Quippo, Attivo, Swach Environment Pvt. Ltd., Shristi Hotels Pvt. Ltd., Srei Insurance Broking Pvt. Ltd., Srei Capital Markets Ltd., Srei Bonds, Srei Asset Management Pvt. Ltd., SAHAL e-village, i-Log Ports Pvt. Ltd, Vara United etc.
As the Director of Suasth Healthcare India Ltd., Dr. Kanoria is setting up a four hundred bedded super-speciality hospital and a centre for liver transplant facility at Kalamboli, Navi Mumbai.
He has worked closely with various chambers of commerce and associations as president and committee member. He is the former President, Calcutta Chamber of Commerce and presently is the President of the Infrastructure Committee of the Bharat Chamber of Commerce.
He has also held the positions Non-Executive Independent Directors of Gillanders Arbuthnot & Co. Ltd.; Former President, Calcutta Chamber of Commerce; President, Infrastructure Committee of Bharat Chamber of Commerce; Member, ASSOCHAM and Member, Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
Dr. Kanoria has been a member of several national level business delegations to UK, China, USA, Vietnam and Bangladesh.