Colonel Ajay Ahlawat
“Himmat - i - Mardan, Madad - i - Khudha
A fifth generation Armoured corps officer - Colonel Ajay Ahlawat served the Indian Army for 24 years on varied assignments, internal and international, Special forces to Military Training Academies.
Internationally recognised for his polo abilities, has served the prestigious 16th Cavarly & The 61st cavarly, the only horse cavalry regiment in the world.
He has been awarded the honorary title 'Dato' by the Malaysian Government.
He is a 3 time Polo World Cup championship player, and has represented India for 20 years playing polo in over 80 countries.
Royalties of Malaysia, UK, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Jordan, Brunei, Sultan of Johor, Royal families of Jaipur, Jodhpur, Bharatpur, Patiala, Jammu & Kashmir are close associates of Colonel Ajay Ahlawat and patrons of the Rissala Polo Club.
The Rissala Group draws upon extensive and high profile network of the Rissala Team consisting of Major Saurabh Saharan, 2nd Lancers & 61st Cavalry, a sixth generation Cavalry and Special Forces Officer, International class equestrian excelling in showjumping & three day eventing. Harpratap Singh Brar - Tea gardener, educationist, accomplished rider & polo player. Capt Vikram Rathore - MD Jaipur Polo & Co-Founder of the Rissala Polo Club, Major R S Ahluwalia from RVC, an international equestrian & world renowned veterinary officer.