An MBA from Yale University, USA, Dr. Huzaifa Khorakiwala is the Executive Director of Wockhardt Limited and is part of the promoter family of the Wockhardt Group - a leading pharmaceutical and healthcare group.

Dr. Huzaifa Khorakiwala is the CEO of Wockhardt Foundation, a not-for-profit organization which runs several programmes in health, education, water and sanitation across the country, benefitting & touching millions of lives every year.

He is the Founder of "The World Peacekeepers Movement", an online movement comprising of more than 2 million peacekeepers, forming the world’s 2nd largest army. It is based on the 7 Peace Values of gratitude, forgiveness, love, humility, giving, patience, and truth.

For his contribution to society, he has received many prestigious awards (72 so far) & titles, one of the recent ones being – Knighthood – which was bestowed on him by the Ecumenical Medical-Humanitarian Order Knights of St. John of Jerusalem (Knights of Charity). He has also been bestowed with the Princehood Royal Title- ‘His Highness’ for preserving the wisdom and spirit of the kingdom of Panembahan Mempawah, Indonesia. He is the recipient of 13 Honorary Doctorates and two D.Litts.

Knighthood – bestowed on Huzaifa Khorakiwala by the Ecumenical Medical-Humanitarian Order Knights of St. John of Jerusalem (Knights of Charity)

The Education

G D Somani School (SSC) 1986

HR College (B.COM) 1992


Yale University (MBA) 1996

The Mission of My Life is 2 Fold

To improve the quality of life

To improve the quality of thought


* For Dr. Huzaifa Khorakiwala
# For Wockhardt Foundation
  • Dr. Huzaifa Khorakiwala, CEO - Wockhardt Foundation awarded “Roshan Sitare Social Worker of the Year” Award by N P Entertianment.*

  • Dr Huzaifa Khorakiwala, CEO - Wockhardt Foundation  wins "Seva Ratna Award 2022" from St. Mother Theresa University at Mumbai.*

  • Dr Huzaifa Khorakiwala, CEO - Wockhardt Foundation in recognition of his Exemplary Leadership spirit and Outstanding Achievements in the course of Business and is hereby recognised as TOP 10 CEOs OF THE YEAR 2021-22.*

  • Dr. Huzaifa Khorakiwala being presented with “CSR LEADER OF THE DECADE” Award presented by India CSR at the 12th CSR Leadership Summit 2021 at the hands of Shri Basavaraj Bommai, Karnataka CM in Bangalore on Dec 10, 2021.*

  • Dr. Huzaifa Khorakiwala conferred the “Gem of India” Award ( Accredited by World Sign JBR Harvard USA )

       in Bangalore on 9 Dec, 2021 .*

  • Dr. Huzaifa Khorakiwala, Trustee & CEO - Wockhardt Foundation wins “Alpha Men Award” for Women Empowerment by Mehnaaz A G Nadiadwala Foundation on 13 Aug, 2021.*​

  • Dr. Huzaifa Khorakiwala wins Maharashtra Jan Gaurav Puraskar Award at the hands of Maharashtra Governor, Shri Bhagat Singh Koshyari at Raj Bhavan on Aug 21, 2021.*​

  • Community Contribution Award from Kotak Life*​

  • Blissful India Excellence Award from Blissful India Social Welfare Trust*​

  • Dr. Huzaifa Khorakiwala, CEO of Wockhardt Foundation awarded the Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam Award by the Governor of Maharshtra, Shri Bhagat Singh Koshyari in Mumbai, Raj Bhavan on Oct 24, 2021*

  • For the Sake of Honour' Award from Rotary*​

  • Excellence in Human Welfare Award from Charity with a Twist, Nargis Dutt Foundation, ECOMO*​

  • Award of Appreciation for his contribution in the fight against COVID-19 from Bhartiya Vikas Sansthan*

  • Mumbai Heroes Award from Blossom Media Pvt Ltd at the Humanity First Conclave during the World Interfaith Harmony  Week*

  • Honoris Causa Degree of Doctorate in the field of Leadership and Human Values from Desh Bhagat University*

  • Inspiring Indian Award from Indian Ex Defence Service Employees Chamber of Commerce & Industries (IESECCI)*

  • Award for Peace Mobilization from Poddar Foundation at the Insure your Mental Health Conference (Celebrating World Health Day)*

  • Inspirational indian of the Year at the The Mumbai Achievers Awards 2019 by Mumbai Halchal*

  • Bharat Shree Award 2019*

  • Doctor of Excellence (Honoris Causa) from European Digital University, Dubai*

  • Honorary Doctorate (Honoris Causa) in Literature - D'Litt from St. Mother Teresa Virtual University for Peace and Education*

  • Rotary Award from Rotary Club of Mumbai Khar*

  • H F F Excellence Award from Humanity First Foundation*

  • Game Changer Award by The HR Club*

  • Sabarmati Festival Foundation Award for Outstanding Social Work from Sabarmati Festival Foundation#

  • Divyang Ratna Award 2018 by Disable Welfare Trust of India*

  • CEO of the Year at the Global CSR Excellence & Leadership awards*

  • Amity Leadership Award by Amity Business School @ 3rd Global Leadership Research Conference*

  • CSR Project of the Decade Award (Healthcare) by IndiaCSR#

  • Responsible Business Leader Award by World CSR Day at the Responsible Business Awards*

  • CEO of the Year 2018 by Network 7 Media Group at the India Leadership Conclave*

  • Outstanding Social Service Award from WOW (Winners of Worthiness)#

  • Global Ambassador of Peace at the R K Excellence National Awards*

  • Outstanding Social Contributor in Healthcare at The India Economic & Law Summit, 2018#

  • Achiever Awards from Cinema Aajtak*

  • Social Entrepreneur at the National Gaurav Award 2018 by Indian Bravehearts NGO*

  • Excellence Award for Corporate Social Responsibility & Peace Mission from Indian Virtual University for Peace and Education (IVUP)*

  • Global NGO Excellence Award for Excellence in Mother & Child Care by World CSR Day#

  • CSR Humanity Award from IndiaCSR*

  • Lifetime Achievement Award from Institute of Cleanliness Education and Research (NICER)*

  • Diamond Man of the Year at the 13th RK Excellence National Awards 2017 by RK HIV AIDS Research & Care Centre*

  • Indian of the Year 2017 – Social Service by ILC Power Brand*

  • The Rotary Peace Ambassador Award from Rotary*

  • CSR Impact Award from IndiaCSR#

  • Magnificient Man Choice Award from Hopewill International Business Academy*

  • Peace Ambassador of the Year 2017 from Centre of Peace Studies, Sri Lanka*

  • Peace Ambassador for South Asia by International Association of Educators for World Peace*

  • Fellow of Inner Peace & Environment from the Indian Institute of Ecology and Environment, New Delhi at the 26th World Environment Congress, New Delhi*

  • Ambassador for Peace from All India Council of Human Rights, Liberties & Social Justice (AICHLS)*

  • Greenfly Excellence Award - Social Visionary from Greenfly Entertainment*

  • CSR Leadership Award at the ABP News CSR Leadership Awards*

  • Lions CSR Precious Award from Lions Club International (District 323A3)#

  • ‘Champion of WSIS Prize 2016’ award for E-Learning Programme at Geneva, Global Awards#

  • Outstanding Leadership Award from Nurturing the Future Foundation*

  • Peace Leader of the Year 2016 at the 7th India Leadership Conclave and Indian Affairs Business Leadership Awards 2016*

  • BT CSR Excellence Award in the category of Promotion of Healthcare#

  • Best Service Award for Significant National Contribution from the Institute of Technology & Science#

  • Asia Healthcare Excellence Award for the Best CSR Practice in Healthcare by CMO Asia#

  • CSR Community Initiative Award for Swachh Bharat Recycle Machine under the Swachh Bharat Mission Category from India CSR#

  • Author Award (Co-Author for ‘Essentials in Corporate Social Responsibility’) from India CSR*

  • India Top Awards’ ‘Excellence in India CSR Passion’ from International Business Federation*

  • Peace Governor Award from World Peace & Diplomacy Organization*

  • Best CSR in Pharma 2016 at the 9th Annual Pharmaceutical Leadership Summit & Pharma Leaders Business Leadership Awards 2016 by Network 7 Media Group#

  • Best CSR Project in Healthcare for Mobile 1000 Medical vans at the Community Initiative Awards by India CSR#

  • Best Community Development Award for Mobile 1000 at the National Awards for Excellence in CSR & Sustainability by World CSR Congress#

  • CSR Professional of the Year at the National Awards for Excellence in CSR & Sustainability by World CSR Congress*

  • Meritorious award for valuable contribution in the field of education by Maharashtra Class Owners Association*

  • Bronze Award for Table Calendar by A.B.C.I (Association of Business Communicators of India)#

  • Social Entrepreneur of the Year 2015 by Pharma Leaders*

  • Swachh Bharat Samman from India CSR#

  • Best Environment Friendly Project for Bio-Toilets at the Asian CSR Leadership Awards#

  • Rajiv Gandhi Global Excellence Award*

  • Rajiv Gandhi Excellence Award#

  • Bharat Gaurav Award*

  • Corporate Social Responsibility (Health Care) Award at the Asian CSR Leadership Awards#

  • CSR Excellence & Leadership Award for Asia Peace Award*

  • Inclusive India Award under the Corporate Category for ‘Best Social Work in Primary Healthcare’#

  • IPE CSR Corporate Governance Award – CSR Visionary Leader Award*

  • IDF – CSR Award from Indian Development Foundation#

  • Americares India Spirit of Humanity Award from Americares India#

  • Foundation of the Year Award for outstanding contributions to society by USABF (US Asia Business Forum)#

  • ‘Outstanding Contribution to Teaching’ (Particular reference to teaching Human Values) by Higher Education Forum*

  • Pharma CSR Organization of the Year 2010 at the Annual Pharmaceutical Leadership Summit 2010#

  • Outstanding National Citizen Award by National Citizens Guild*

  • Strathmore’s Who’s Who – Social Entrepreneur of the Year*

  • Best Rotarian of the Year of Rotary Club Bombay Bayview, 2008#


Titles and Doctorates

Doctorate of Philosophy (Honoris Causa)


International Open University

Honorarium Doctorate for contribution to society

Indian Virtual University for Peace and Education

D.Litt (Doctor of Letters)

CIAC Global in affiliation with KEISIE International University, South Korea

Knighthood (Ecumenical Medical-Humanitarian Order)

Knights of St. John of Jerusalem (Knights of Charity)

Doctor of Philosophy (Honoris Causa) in the specialized area of Philanthropy


Commonwealth Vocational University, Kingdom of Tonga

Professor in Peace Studies

Technological University of the Americas (TUA)

Honorary Doctorate in Social Services

International University of America (IUA), London

Doctor of Philosophy, Honoris Causa (World Peace)

Young Scientists University

Princehood Royal Title- ‘His Highness’


Kepangeranan Chandrarupanto Patani Shri Tiworo Principality

Doctor of Humanities

International Open University of Humanity Health Science and Peace

Doctor of Peace Education (Honoris Causa)

The Global Open University for World Peace

Doctorate of Philosophy (D.Phil) (Honoris Causa) 


Amity University

Doctorate in Social Services


National Virtual University for Peace and Education

Doctor of Excellence, Honoris Causa (Peace & Humanity)

The University of Entrepreneurship & Technology

Honorary Doctorate in Social Services

St. Mother Teresa Virtual University for Peace and Education

Honoris Causa Degree of Doctorate in the field of Leadership and Human Values 


Desh Bhagat University

Doctor of Excellence (Honoris Causa)


European Digital University, Dubai

Honorary Doctorate (Honoris Causa) in Literature - D'Litt 


St. Mother Teresa Virtual University of Peace and Education

1 Knighthood
1 Professorship
2 D.Litts
13 Honorary Doctorates
73 + Awards