- About Us
- Leadership Team
- Board of Directors
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. Mallya became Director of India Infradebt Limited on February 26, 2013. He is the Chairman of the Board Credit and Risk Committee and a member of the Audit Committee, Board Governance, Remuneration and Nomination Committee and Corporate Social Responsibility Committee. In his previous role, he was the Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Bank of Baroda, a premier Public Sector Bank. During his tenure as CMD, Bank of Baroda recorded high growth rate beyond the industry level. He was recognized as an Outstanding Finance Professional in 2010 by MCA-CNBC-TV 18 and Best CEO-Public Sector award from FILA 2012 (Forbes India Leadership Awards-2012).
He holds a Bachelors degree in Engineering and completed his Post Graduate Diploma in Management from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
Mr. Chitale joined the Board of India Infradebt Limited on February 23, 2015. He is a member of the Audit Committee, Board Governance, Remuneration and Nomination Committee, Board Credit & Risk Committee and Corporate Social Responsibility 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 ICICI Bank, Finolex Industries, NCDEX, GMR Infrastructure, etc., and he currently serves on the boards of several prominent companies of ICICI Group, Axis Mutual Fund Trustee Limited, JSW Steel Limited, GMR Vemagiri Power Generation Limited, and Janalakshmi Financial Services Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Jayarao is a Nominee of ICICI Bank Limited. He is a member of the Audit Committee, Board Credit & Risk Committee and Board Governance, Remuneration and Nomination Committee. He also serves on the Board of Asset Reconstruction Company Limited. He is a Senior General Manager and is presently heading the Strategic Solutions Group. Mr. Jayarao has been with ICICI Bank (including the erstwhile ICICI Limited) for the last 30 years. He has a vast pool of experience in Corporate Banking, Project Finance and Corporate Debt Restructuring.
Mr. Jayarao holds a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering and has attended management programmes conducted by University of Michigan School of Executive Education Centre and JP Morgan.
Mr. Mayank Mehta is an Executive Director at Bank of Baroda. Prior to joining the Bank, Mr. Mehta was the General Manager (FPIR) at Union Bank of India. Mr. Mehta holds a Bachelor’s degree in Science from South Gujarat University and is also a Certificated Associate of Indian Institute of Banking and Finance (CAIIB).
Mr. Mehta started his career in Union Bank of India in 1977 and rose to the position of General Manager in October 2012. He has held wide range of responsibilities in various capacities before his elevation as General Manager of Union Bank of India. Mr. Mehta, an expert in International banking, has also been instrumental in technological development of the Bank and successful implementation of Core Banking solution of the Bank.
Mr. Mehta is a nominee director representing the Bank on some of its offshore subsidiaries.
Mr. Manish is currently the Chief 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.
She is presently working as Chief (Investment) at Life Insurance Corporation of India, the largest life insurer in India.
Ms. Sadhana Dhamane is an M.A. and also completed her LL.B. She was also trained in different avenues of the 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. In the last 10 years, she has headed the project finance section, corporate legal section in the investment department of LIC, and acquired skills in analyzing different financial/investment tools such as venture capital investments, structured securitization products, asset restructuring, etc.
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.