Leadership
Mr. V.K. Chopra
|    Chairman & Independent Director

Vijay Kumar Chopra is a Chairman & Independent Director of the Company. He has over 31 years of experience in the banking industry. He was Chairman and Managing Director of SIDBI and Corporation Bank. His last assignment was with SEBI as Whole-time Member. He is on the Board of a number of public limited companies like Rolta India Ltd. and Havells India Ltd. among others.

He is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) by profession and is a Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB).

Mr. Kishore Biyani
|    Vice Chairman

Kishore Biyani is the founder and Group CEO of Future Group. Widely credited as the pioneer of modern retail industry in India, Kishore Biyani is a mentor and role model for many Indian entrepreneurs and a thought leader in Indian business.

Over the past two decades he has created and leads some of India's most popular retail chains like Big Bazaar, Central, Brand Factory, Foodhall, fbb, Home Town , eZone, among others. Over time, various retail chains like Nilgiris, Aadhaar, Easy Day, fabfurnish.com, and others have also become part of Future Group. These retail chains are present in around 240 cities across India and attract over 370 million customers footfalls annually. Simulataenously, he has also led the creation of a wide portfolio of consumer goods brands in fashion, food and electronics space, that are distributed through the group's retail chains and various other modern retail networks in the country. The group also made substaintial investments in technology, analytics, food processing, logistics and warehouse networks, provides mentorship and investments to many Indian entrepreneurs and brands and operates joint ventures with dunnhumby, Clarks, Generali Group, Hidesign, among others.

A believer in the group’s corporate credo, ‘Rewrite Rules, Retain Values,’ Kishore Biyani considers Indianness as the core value driving the group. His autobiography, ‘It Happened In India,’ has been translated into a number of languages. Kishore Biyani was born in August 1961 and is married to Sangita Biyani. They live in Mumbai with their daughters, Ashni and Avni.

Mr. Vijay Biyani
|    Managing Director

Vijay Biyani is an Managing Director of the Company. He brings more than 25 years of experience in textile, yarn and ready-made apparels business. He is actively involved in the financial and administrative functions of the Company.

Mr. S. Doreswamy
|    Independent Director

S Doreswamy is a Independent Director of the Company. He has vast experience in banking and finance. He retired as Chairman and Managing Director of Central Bank of India. He is on the Boards of various public companies including Ceat Ltd., Hexaware Technologies Ltd., and Sakthi Sugars Ltd.

He holds a Bachelors degree in Science and Law.

Ms. Bala Deshpande
|    Independent Director

Bala Deshpande is a Independent Director of the Company. She has multi-industry exposure and has worked with FMCG companies like Bestfoods, Cadburys Ltd. and ICI. She was also nominated to the Women Leadership forum held in Bestfoods, New York. She is on the Board of Info Edge (India) Ltd.

She holds a Masters degree in Economics and Masters in Management Studies from the Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management, Mumbai.

Mr. Anil Harish
|    Independent Director

Anil Harish is a Independent Director of the Company. He is a partner at D.M. Harish & Co., Advocates & Solicitors. He specialises in Income Tax, FEMA and property matters. He is on the Board of a number of public limited companies like Hotel Leela Ventures Ltd. and Mahindra Lifespace Developers Ltd. among others.

He holds an LLM degree from the University of Miami, USA.

Mr . Dinesh Maheshwari
|    Executive Director & CFO