Mr. Rajesh Adani, MD of Adani group has been associated with Adani Group since its inception. Adani Group, a global integrated infrastructure player announced the completion of the single largest and most comprehensive coal mining exploration programme undertaken in Australia. Exhibiting its exemplary project execution skills, the Adani Group had deployed a record number of drill rigs to drastically reduce the exploration time frame at the Carmichael mine in the Galillee basin of Queensland to nine months. Mr. Rajesh Adani is in charge of the operations of the Group and has been responsible for developing its business relationships globally.
According to Mr. Campbell Newman, India has become more to Queensland than a mere trading partner. As India’s industries continue to grow the opportunities for partnerships also grows. It is Mr. Rajesh Adani’s proactive, personalized approach to the business and competitive spirit that has helped towards the growth of the Group and its various businesses.
The company as part of the mining exploration had also completed the most comprehensive geotechnical field investigation to define the coal resource at Carmichael Mine, which at ten billion tones makes this the largest single coal tenement in the world. The Adani Group is now ready to gear up with its $ 10 billion Carmichael Mine project which will include the construction of a world class mine, rail and port infrastructure all benefitting the state of Queensland. Adani is also making rapid progress across in developing the logistics infrastructure for its mine. Through the projects there has been a 50 percent jump in local employment. According to Mr. Rajesh Adani, his projects in Australia, which is a joint collaboration with top Australian consultants is expected to create up to 5,000 jobs during construction and 4,000 jobs once the other operations begin. The Adani Group has already invested $3 billion in cash in its integrated Australian projects and expected to invest $7 billion more over the next few years.
Adani group has become one of the leading conglomerates, based in India. It is headquartered in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. It was founded in 1988 by Mr. Gautam Adani as a trading firm.