Jagdish Prasad Goenka is a businessperson who has been at the head of 9 different companies. Currently, he holds the position of Non-Executive Chairman for Duncan Engineering Ltd., Non-Executive Chairman at Oriental Carbon & Chemicals Ltd. and Chairman of The Cotton Textiles Export Promotion Council of India.
He is also on the board of Duncan International (India) Ltd. (former Chairman & Managing Director).
In the past Jagdish Prasad Goenka occupied the position of Chairman of Confederation of Indian Textile Industry, Chairman of Indian Jute Mills Association, Chairman at Calcutta Jute Fabrics Shippers Association, Chairman of Indian Woollen Mills Federation and Chairman for Jute Manufactures Development Council.
He received an undergraduate degree from the University of Calcutta.