Board of Directors

Mr. Kishor Chaukar
Additional Director
Mr. Kishor Chaukar is BA in Economics from Karnataka University and has done PGDBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. He also holds a DEA in Rural Economics from the University of Dijon, France.

He was associated with Tata group for more than 15 years. He retired as the Managing Director of Tata Industries Limited in August 2012. At Tatas, he was a member of the Tata Group Corporate Centre engaged in strategy formation. Mr. Chaukar also chaired the Tata Council for Community Initiatives (TCCI) – the nodal forum of the Group on matters related to Corporate Sustainability, for several years, and was a member of the Board and Advisory Board of some national and international organizations in the Corporate Sustainability and Human Rights space.

Prior to joining Tatas, Mr. Chaukar was Managing Director of ICICI Securities & Finance Company Limited (July 1993 to October 1998) and a member of the Board of Directors of ICICI Limited from February 9, 1995 to October 15, 1998. During 1975-85, he served as Executive Secretary of Bharatiya Agro Industries Foundation, an NGO engaged in extending relevant technology into rural India for generating economically remunerative employment.

Apart from being a Director of the Company, Mr. Kishor Chaukar is currently on the Board of BAIF Institute of Sustainable Livelihoods and Development.