Sunil Mittal, founder-chairman of Bharti Enterprises, has been accorded this year\u2019s Harvard Business School Alumni Achievement Award, an honour bestowed on past students from the renowned business school who \u201chave contributed significantly to their companies and communities while upholding the highest standards and values in everything they do\u201d. The award was instituted in 1968. \u201cI am truly honoured to receive this recognition. Harvard Business School\u2019s renowned management programme helped me validate and sharpen my work towards putting together the building blocks to create one of the leading global telecom companies \u2014 Bharti Airtel,\u201d Mittal said in a statement. Mittal also founded Bharti Airtel, the country\u2019s largest telecommunications company.