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The composition of Board of Directors
Ms. Gupte joined ICICI in 1971 and has acquired a wide range of experience in the areas of strategic planning, project finance, leasing, resources and treasury, and credit operations. She was appointed Executive Director of ICICI Ltd. in 1994 and subsequently became Deputy Managing Director and Joint Managing Director of ICICI Ltd. and ICICI Bank. She retired from ICICI Bank in October 2006. Ms. Gupte holds a Bachelor of Arts degree (Economics Honors) and a Master's degree in Management Studies from the Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, University of Mumbai.
Mr. Chitale joined the Board of India Infradebt Limited on February 23, 2015. He is the Chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Board Governance, Remuneration and Nomination Committee, Board Credit & Risk Committee, Corporate Social Responsibility Committee and IT Strategy Committee.
Qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1974, he is the Senior Partner of M.P. Chitale & Co., a leading Mumbai based CA firm with international affiliations. Mr. Chitale's professional experience encompasses Corporate Financial Management, Accounting and Auditing with sector specialization in Banking and Finance and SME enterprises. He is also professionally involved in Business Negotiations and Commercial Dispute Resolution (Mediation/Conciliation & Arbitration) and is an Accredited Mediator of CEDR (UK). He is passionate about propagating the practice of ADR in India through the Indian Council for Dispute Resolution, which he co-founded.
He has served on expert committees set up by Government and professional bodies such as The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Securities & Exchange Board of India, Reserve Bank of India, Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India, and Indian Banks' Association.
Mr. Chitale has, in the past, held board positions in Finolex Industries, NCDEX, GMR Infrastructure Limited, JSW Steel Limited, JSW Energy Limited, GMR Vemagiri Power Generation Limited, Janalakshmi Financial Services Pvt. Ltd. etc., and he currently serves on the boards of several prominent companies such as ICICI Bank Limited, other companies of ICICI Group, Axis Mutual Fund Trustee Limited, etc.
Mr. Arun Tiwari has over 38 years of professional experience in banking and financial market operations. He holds post-graduate degree in chemistry and a certificate in computer programming. He has served as the Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Union Bank of India, a premier Public Sector Bank from Dec 2013 to June 2017. He has also served as an Executive Director of Allahabad Bank. Prior to that, he has spent 33 years in diverse functions and roles at Bank of Baroda and left Bank of Baroda as a General Manager (GM). Mr. Tiwari as the Corporate GM (Wholesale Banking) at Bank of Baroda was responsible for the entire wholesale portfolio (including infrastructure) of the Bank.
Mr. G Srinivas is Senior General Manager, Risk Management Group at ICICI Bank, Mumbai, responsible for risk management pertaining to credit, market, operational risk & risk reporting across domestic and international operations, risk analytics and Basel implementation. Mr. Srinivas has about 24 years’ experience in financial services sector and with ICICI Group, primarily in the area of risk management. Mr. Srinivas holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai and Post Graduate Diploma in Management from Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow.
Mr. Manish is currently the Managing Director - Country Risk Officer of Citibank in India.
Mr. Manish Kumar graduated as a Civil Engineer from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur in 1993 and completed his MBA from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Kolkata in 1995. He has worked in CRISIL between 1995 & 1999. He joined Citibank in 1999 and worked in various risk approval functions for Citi’s commercial bank, which provides full banking services to Small & Medium Sized Enterprises. He had headed the risk function for the commercial bank till Jan 2013, overseeing a portfolio of over 3000 customers.
Ms. Sadhana Dhamane is an M.A. and also completed her LL.B. She was also trained in different avenues of financial sector at IIM, Ahmedabad and JNIDB, Hyderabad. She was also sent to World Bank, Washington D.C. for building expertise in infrastructure project financing. She has headed project finance section, corporate legal section and investment department of LIC and acquired skills in analysing different financial/investment tools such as venture capital investments, structured securitisation products, asset restructuring etc. She has headed treasury operation, equity dealing, equity & treasury dealing room, money market & corporate debt. She has also headed Law Department of LIC.
She retired from LIC in November 2017. Presently, she is serving as Director on Board of CARE Ratings Limited.
Mr. Suvek Nambiar is the Managing Director and CEO of India Infradebt Limited (Infradebt), the first Infrastructure Debt Fund (IDF) NBFC to commence operations in India. Infradebt has been promoted by ICICI Bank, Bank of Baroda, Citibank and Life Insurance Corporation of India.
Mr. Suvek has over 21 years of experience across various leadership roles in Infradebt, ICICI Bank Limited and ICICI Limited. He started his career with the project finance group at ICICI Limited and was extensively involved in the structuring and financing of the first private sector projects in infrastructure in India. After leading the structuring and financing of infrastructure projects for about nine years, he was one of the key resources who led the initiative to start the international business of ICICI Bank, heading the Singapore branch for over four years. Subsequently Mr. Suvek was the MD & CEO of ICICI Bank UK PLC for over four years and returned to Mumbai in mid-2012 as a Senior General Manager with ICICI Bank Limited leading the efforts to set up the first IDF NBFC. He has a bachelor’s degree in electronics and communication engineering, and a post graduate qualification by way of PGDM from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, India.