Board of Directors
Mr. Keki M. Mistry
joined the Board of Directors of the Company in December, 2000. He is currently the Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of HDFC Limited. He joined HDFC Limited in 1981 and appointed as Executive Director in 1993, he is currently Managing Director for the group since 2000. Mr. Mistry is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and a member of the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants.
Mr. David Nish
joined Standard Life on 1st November 2006 as Group Finance Director and held the designation until December 2009. He is the Chief Executive at Standard Life Plc. In 2000, he was awarded the Scottish Business Awards Finance Director of the Year and from 2004 to 2005 he was one of the members of the Government Employers Pension Task Force. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland. He joined the Board of Directors in February 2010.
Mr. Norman K. Skeoch
is currently the Chief Executive in Standard Life Investments Limited and is responsible for overseeing Investment Process & Chief Executive Officer Function. Prior to this, Mr. Skeoch was working with M/s. James Capel & Co. holding the positions of UK Economist, Chief Economist, Executive Director, Director of Controls and Strategy HSBS Securities and Managing Director International Equities. He was also responsible for Economic and Investment Strategy research produced on a worldwide basis. Mr. Skeoch joined the Board of Directors in November 2005. Mr. Skeoch is a Fellow of the Securities Institute, Fellow of the Royal Institute for the Encouragement of the Arts, Manufacture and Commerce, BA, MA.
Mr. Gautam R. Divan
is a practising Chartered Accountant and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Mr. Divan was the Former Chairman and Managing Committee Member of Midsnell Group International, an International Association of Independent Accounting Firms and has authored several papers of professional interest. Mr. Divan has wide experience in auditing accounts of large public limited companies and nationalised banks, financial and taxation planning of individuals and limited companies and also has substantial experience in structuring overseas investments to and from India.
Mr. Ranjan Pant
is a global Management Consultant advising Chief Executive Officer/Boards on Strategy and Change Management. Mr. Pant, until 2002 was a Partner & Vice-President at Bain & Company, Inc., Boston, where he led the worldwide Utility Practice. He was also Director, Corporate Business Development at General Electric headquarters in Fairfield, USA. Mr. Pant has an MBA from The Wharton School and BE (Honours) from Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences.
Mr. Ravi Narain
is the Vice Chairman of National Stock Exchange of India Limited. Mr. Ravi Narain was a member of the core team to set-up the Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI) and is also associated with various committees of SEBI and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). Mr. Ravi Narain is a Cambridge University-trained Economist and an MBA from Wharton School, University of Pennyslvania, USA.
Mr. A. K.T. Chari
has joined HDFC Standard Life as a Director on March 10, 2010. Mr. Chari has completed his Electrical Engineering from Madras University in 1962. He is associated with Infrastructure Development Finance Company Ltd. (IDFC) for the past 11 years. Currently, he is handling project finance for infrastructure projects at IDFC. Prior to this he was associated with Infrastructure Development Bank of India (IDBI) from 1975 to 1999.