Board of Directors
Mr Adesh Gupta 59, Chartered Accountant, Company Secretary and AMP from Harvard is a professional with rich experience of over 35 years in Corporate Strategy, M&A, Business restructuring, Fund raising, Taxation etc. During his distinguished career of over 3 decades in Aditya Birla Group, Mr Adesh Gupta held various senior positions (including Board positions) in companies in various fields including Indian Rayon, Birla Global Finance, Aditya Birla Nuvo Ltd and Grasim Industries Ltd.
Mr. Manish Chokhani, a Chartered Accountant and MBA from London Business School, is one of India's most respected investors and financial experts. He started his career in the financial markets in 1990, rose to become MD & CEO of Enam Securities and in 2011 led Enam's $400 million merger with Axis Bank to create Axis Capital Ltd. (ACL) wherein he held the position of MD & CEO until November 2013.
Dr. Subhash Chandra, Chairman of the Essel Group of Companies is amongst the leading lights of the global media & entertainment industry. A self-made man, and a true visionary, Dr. Chandra has consistently demonstrated his ability to identify new businesses and lead them on the path of success.
Mr. Punit Goenka, a young and dynamic professional with a strong entrepreneurial background, started his career with Essel Group, a vibrant conglomerate with diversified business interests in media & entertainment, infrastructure, and other leading sectors.
Ashok Kurien, is a well known personality in the Advertising world. Mr. Kurien is the Managing Director of Ambience Publicis Advertising Private Limited, which is rated amongst the best Advertising Agencies of India.
Mr. Subodh Kumar had one of the most illustrious careers in the Indian Administrative Service, spanning 35 years, heading various key government agencies with stellar integrity and transparency.
Prof. Sunil Sharma is Associate Professor of Strategic Management at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. He has a rich corporate experience of 16 years.
Prof Neharika Vohra, Professor in Organisational Behaviour at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, holds two post-graduate degrees and first ranker in Graduation and Post-graduation in Psychology in India.