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The Board of Governors

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  • Zhooben Bhiwandiwala

    Published 02/09/20, by Gauri Bhure

    Mr. Zhooben Bhiwandiwala currently heads the Mahindra Partners division and additionally oversees
    the Group Legal function. The Mahindra Partners division is the 1 Bn USD Private Equity and Venture
    Capital division of the Mahindra Group and is the channel for the Group’s diversified new investments.

    Zhooben joined the Mahindra Group in 1985, and through a remarkable 34 year career has acquired a
    wide spectrum of experience across diverse roles in a number of key positions in several business
    sectors. As a long standing veteran, he has traversed an interesting path across the Group during the
    past three decades -- in terms of the diversity of roles, their geographic reach and location, as also the
    industry verticals.

    He has during this tenure, acquired broad ranging cross-functional experience across several
    industries, and his active roles have embraced finance, legal, significant cross border M&A, HR,
    marketing, strategy and other commercial functions. Zhooben has spent around 7 years on deputation
    to international assignments in the UK and US, and through the span of his career been extensively
    involved in international operations, incubating/investing in new businesses, start-ups, joint ventures
    and mergers & acquisitions. He is also an active participant in several Group corporate initiatives.

    Currently, Zhooben is a Director on the Boards of a number of companies of the Mahindra Group
    including many of its overseas subsidiaries. Among others, he sits on the Boards of Mahindra
    Intertrade, Mahindra CIE, Mahindra Holdings, Mahindra Susten, FirstCry, The East India Company,
    United World College etc. He is also a member of the Global Advisory Board of i-Probono, UK, and
    Safe Kids Foundation, India.

    Zhooben is one of the chief architects of Mahindra Partners. The Division adapts the Group’s unique
    strengths of constant innovation, prudence and creative business models with the mandate of
    incubating new ventures for the Group. Mahindra Partners accelerates value creation through a
    diversified global portfolio of emergent businesses spanning various industry sectors like Cleantech,
    Steel, Retail, Consulting, Healthcare, Boat Manufacturing, Conveyor Systems, AI & Analytics.

    While professionally qualified as a Chartered Accountant, he has through these exposures collected a
    rich basket of experience and made valuable contributions to the Mahindra Group.

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  • Navroze Marshall

    Published 03/09/19, by Gauri Bhure

    Navroze Shiamak Marshall has been Managing Director of Simmonds-Marshall Ltd. since January 2003. Mr. Marshall has got an experience of over 15 years to his credit. He has vast experience with multinationals in the United States of America. Mr. Marshall was educated at Cathedral & John Connon School, Mumbai, United World College (South East Asia), Singapore and holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Chemical Engineering & Economics from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, USA. Mr. Marshall also has a MBA in Management from IMD, Switzerland.

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  • Reshmi Khurana Laroia

    Published 28/06/19, by Admin
    Reshmi Khurana Laroia is an alumna of UWC SEA. Ms. Laroia is the Managing Director and Head of Southeast Asia, at Kroll, a global risk consulting and investigations firm. She has nearly 20 years of experience in the U.S., South Asia and South East As
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  • Alok Kshirsagar

    Published 28/06/19, by Admin
    Alok Kshirsagar is a Director (Senior Partner) with McKinsey & Company with broad experience in performance improvement and growth initiatives through his time in the firm’s London, New York and Mumbai offices. Alok leads McKinsey's Asi
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  • Dhananjay Mungale

    Published 28/06/19, by Admin
    Dhananjay Mungale is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and has a Bachelor's Degree in Commerce and Law from Mumbai University. He has spent a major part of his career in corporate and investment banking in India and Euro
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  • Manish Kejriwal

    Published 26/06/19, by Admin
    Manish Kejriwal is the Managing Partner of Kedaara Capital Advisors LLP, a private equity investment fund focused on India. In early 2004, Mr. Kejriwal founded the India office of Temasek Holdings Pte. Ltd., where he headed all its investments and ot
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  • Bharat Anand

    Published 26/06/19, by Admin
    Mr. Bharat Anand is an alumnus of UWC Adriatic. Mr. Anand is the Henry R. Byers Professor of Business Administration in the Strategy Unit at Harvard Business School, and the faculty chair of the HBX initiative. He also serves on the University's
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  • Ulhas N. Yargop

    Published 26/06/19, by Admin
    Chairman of the Board -  Ulhas is a member of the Board of Governors of UWC Mahindra College since 2009 and a director on the board of The United World Colleges (International) since 2014. He is a member of the Managing Committee of Harvard B
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