the Chairman, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Ranbaxy Laboratories
Limited ("RLL"), Malvinder spearheaded the sale of approximately 64% of the equity
share capital of RLL to Diachi Sankyo Company Limited in 2008.
As an entrepreneur, Malvinder has diversified business interests in financial services,
insurance, healthcare and information technology. He is a director of several listed
companies in India, namely, Dion Global Solutions Limited and Oscar Investments
A member of the Young Global Leaders (YGL) forum, an initiative of the World Economic
Forum (WEF), Malvinder is also a member of the board of visitors at the Fuqua School
of Business, Duke University, North Carolina. He also serves on the board of the
Institut Européen d'Administration des Affaires (INSEAD), Global India Council and
is a member of the Board of Governors, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Gandhinagar.
Mr. Shachindra Nath (Group Chief Executive Officer)
Religare Enterprises Ltd., carries the overall responsibility for leading all pivotal
operations and businesses of the group. He has been associated with Religare since
the year 2000 and has been instrumental in building various businesses under the
Religare umbrella from scratch. His strategic agility coupled with a hands on approach
has been a key to Religare’s growth and success over the years. With a career span
of more than 20 years, Shachindra is a highly accomplished professional backed by
an exemplary academic record. He is a University rank holder for his Bachelor’s
degree in Law from the Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. He also went on to pursue
a Post Graduate diploma in Intellectual Property Rights from the Amity Law College,
Prior to joining Religare, Shachindra has worked in the manufacturing and Financial
services sector in various capacities. A great motivator and leader, when not at
work he loves to read, contribute to columns, travel and spend time with his family.
member of the board and global Chief Executive Officer of Dion, Ralph has over sixteen
years experience in the IT and Securities industries. Prior to the establishment
of Dion, Ralph was the founder and CEO of Capital Market Solutions where he successfully
expanded CMS’s footprint across Asia.
Ralph was also previously a member of the Board of Misys Securities Trading Systems
and was Director of Operations in Asia Pacific. He was responsible for the companies’
operations in Australia, New Zealand, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Taiwan
Ralph's knowledge of the IT and securities industry has resulted in him being consulted
on a number of industry initiatives and being invited to speak at several industry
events across the region.
A member of the board of Dion, Maninder Singh
Grewal has more over 30 years of experience in information technology sector. Prior
to Dion, Maninder was associated with Wipro from company’s initial days as it’s
principal vendor in North India and was instrumental in setting up Ludhiana Stock
Exchange / Securities, migrating from manual trading to computerization. He has
successfully implemented ERPs on Solaris, Linux and Windows and has helped computerize
branches of State Bank of India, Punjab & Sind Bank and Bank of India among others.
He joined RTL in 2006 and has been instrumental in growth of the IT vertical comprising
of erstwhile Religare Technova Ltd and its subsidiaries.
C P Gurnani is the Chief Executive Officer – Mahindra
Satyam since June 2009. Prior to that, he was heading Global Operations, Sales &
Marketing and Competency & Solution businesses at Tech Mahindra.
An accomplished business leader with extensive experience in international business
development, start-ups & turnaround, joint ventures, mergers & acquisitions, CP
in many ways led Tech Mahindra’s transformation journey, where he contributed significantly
to the Company’s strategy and philosophy. His inimitable style of leadership combined
with his sharp focus on customer experience helped Tech Mahindra emerge as one of
the leading providers of IT Services & Telecom Solutions to the global telecom ecosystem.
In a career spanning 28 years, he has held several leading positions with HCL Hewlett
Packard Limited, Perot Systems (India) Limited & HCL Corporation Ltd.
Dr. Preetinder Singh Joshi
An eminent Cardiologist, Dr. Preetinder Singh Joshi has over 32 years of experience
in medical profession in India and abroad. Presently working as Director of Maharaj
Sawan Singh Charitable Hospital, Beas (Punjab), he holds an M.B.B.S. degree from
Medical College, Amritsar and M.D. degree in Cardiology & General Medicine from
Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi. He is also a member of Royal College of Physicians,
Padam Bahl has been a practicing chartered accountant and an income tax advisor
since 1979, and has more than 27 years of work experience. He was the chairman of
the Northern India Regional Council, Institute of Chartered Accountants of India,
Amritsar Branch for the year 1998-99 and was a member of the Income Tax Advisory
Committee, Amritsar Chapter during the years 2002-03 and 2003-04.
Mr.Bahl holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce from the Kurukshetra University and
a bachelor’s degree in law from Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar. He is a fellow
member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has also received
a diploma in information system audit from SSI, Amritsar.
Vikram Sahgal has over 27 years of experience in the engineering field, and is a
member of the Managing Committee of PHDCCI and of the National Committee of Defence
of the CII. Vikram holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Delhi College (DCE)
and an MBA from the Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), University of Delhi.
non-executive director at Dion, Pradeep Raniga has been a practicing Chartered Accountant
and an Income Tax Advisor since 1981 with 29 years of work experience.”
Pradeep holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Durban Westville
University in South Africa and a Post Graduate Diploma in Accounting from University
of Natal in South Africa. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1981 in South
Pradeep migrated to Melbourne, Australia in 1985 and in 1988 became a Partner of
HLB Mann Judd, a mid-tier Firm of Chartered Accountants. He was a member of the
Executive Committee and in 2000 he completed the Diploma in Financial Planning in
Australia and is a member of the Australian Institute of Chartered Accountants.
Pradeep is also currently a member of the executive management team of Dion.
Mr. R.K. Shetty holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Karnataka
University, Dharwad and has completed an executive development program from the
Jamunalal Bajaj Institute of Management in Product Management Control in Mumbai.
Mr. Shetty has more than 31 years of work experience and in 1992 received the National
Productivity Award. Presently he is the President of Karnataka State Hockey Association
and Vice President of Karnataka Olympic Association.