advisory board

Gurcharan Das

Non-Executive Chairman

An author, commentator, public intellectual and a regular speaker, addressing the management of some of the world’s leading corporations, Gurcharan Das is on the board of several global advisory companies. He was the CEO of Procter and Gamble (P&G) India, the Managing Director, P&G (Strategic Planning) and the Chairman and Managing Director of Richardson Hindustan. After graduating from Harvard University, he attended Harvard Business School (AMP), where he is featured in three case studies.

Tamer Amr

Nominee Director

With over two decades of experience in real estate and financial services, Tamer Amr holds directorship positions at various real estate funds, leading platforms and other strategic investments of the NIS Group globally. He has held key positions with the Lehman Brothers-PSP Swiss Properties joint venture and WTF Properties in Zurich. Academically, he is a BA Magna Cum Laude from Amherst College and an MBA from INSEAD.

Gaurav V. Burman

Nominee Director

A fifth-generation member of the family that founded Dabur over 130 years ago, Gaurav Burman is a Director of Dabur International. Managing the investment programme for his family’s portfolio of over USD 1 billion, he has forged many successful joint ventures over the years. At the same time, he is on the board of various financial services, consumer durables and healthcare companies. He holds a graduate degree from Tufts University with a dual BA in Economics and History.

Jayati Chatterjee

Non-Executive Director

A teacher by profession, Jayati Chatterjee is a promoter director of the company. She has a keen interest in financial services and over two decades of experience under her belt. Currently, she is a part of the company’s CSR Committee and plays a pivotal role in all the social initiatives.

Nipendar Kochhar

Non-Executive Director

A Chartered Accountant by training, Nipendar Kochhar is a senior level banker and financial services executive with over 35 years of experience, which entailed building, revitalising and strengthening the bottom-line profitability and growth of businesses. He has also masterminded back and front office, finance and technology operations. He has been the Managing Director of Société Générale, the CEO, Citibank (Zurich / New York), the CFO ABN Amro Bank (Singapore / Zurich) and the SVP National Commercial Bank, Saudi Arabia.

Bina Singh

Non-Executive Director

One of the promoter directors, Bina Singh is currently responsible for the group’s CSR initiatives. She operates a non-profit organisation for community development and has been a member of the Delhi Commission for Women, the Delhi Juvenile Board and the Delhi Social Welfare Board. She is a graduate in mechanical engineering from IIT, Delhi and holds the distinction of being IIT’s first woman mechanical engineer.

Sanjay Bhattacharyya


After a career spanning almost forty years in Indian banking, Sanjay Bhattacharyya retired in 2010 as the Managing Director of State Bank of India, India’s largest bank by deposits. Prior to that, he held the top post at the State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur where he oversaw a 60% increase in revenues from $7Bn to $11Bn. He was also a member of the Basel II Implementation and Risk Management Committee of the Indian Banks Association and a member of the Expert Committee on Banking and Finance of ASSOCHAM (Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India).

Arjun Malhotra


Mr. Malhotra is CEO and Chairman of Headstrong, a global IT-based Financial Services company. He is a winner of the Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs Award and a recipient of the Albert Einstein Technology Medal. He co-founded the HCL group, one of India’s largest Info Tech corporations, in 1975. Mr. Malhotra is a member of the Executive Committee of NASSCOM, India’s industry organisation for IT & ITeS Services. He is also a Charter Member and Chairman of the Global Board of Trustees of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), a non-profit network of over 10,000 members in nine countries. TiE fosters global entrepreneurship through mentoring and networking.

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