Manoj is Former Executive Chairman of SB Energy. SoftBank, Bharti Enterprises and Foxconn have formed the JV, SB Energy, with an investment of $20 billion over 10 years on renewable energy. Before this, Manoj was Managing Director, Bharti Enterprises and responsible for the growth and operations of Bharti group of companies Manoj's key contribution has been building Airtel as no 3 telco in the world. He was Managing Director and CEO (International), Bharti Airtel, and was responsible for leading the Africa operations, which was acquired in 2010. Manoj joined Bharti Airtel in 2002
and led Bharti Airtel’s India operations for 8 years during which the customer base grew from 2 to 150 million. He is one of the main Business leaders in India.