Pallonji Mistry completed his graduation in Civil Engineering from the Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London. He also holds a masters degree in Management from the London Business School and is a Fellow at the Institution of Civil Engineers.
He had joined the Shapoorji Pallonji Group in 1991 as a Director. Thereafter, he has been credited with taking the group to newer heights that employs over 23,000 employees and has strong presence in India, besides Middle East and Africa.
Besides Tata Sons and Shapoorji Pallonji Group, Mistry has also served as a Director on board of several other firms, including Forbes Gokak and United Motors (India). He is a Fellow of the Institute of Civil Engineers, UK, and a Trustee of the NICMAR.