Prof Mahendra Kumar Chouhan Chairman, Independent Director - Fino Payments Bank

Prof Mahendra Kumar Chouhan

Chairman, Independent Director

Mahendra Kumar Chouhan is a part time chairman and an independent director in our Bank. He holds a bachelor’s degree in science, and a master’s degree in business administration from University of Indore. He also holds a certificate on Governing the Corporation: Global Perspectives in the Indian Context from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, USA.

He is a member of the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC), UK, Independent Appointment Committee of GRI, Amsterdam, Global Board of International Institute of Governance and Leadership, Amsterdam, and is a board member of IMC Chamber of Commerce & Industry. He holds a certificate from Global Corporate Governance Forum, IFC - World Bank Group, as trainer for the board of directors.

He has previously served on a couple of policy making and regulatory committees such as SEBI Committee on Corporate Governance as well as the Ministry of Corporate Affairs Committee for the National Policy on Corporate Governance. He was also President of Bombay Management Association during 1999- 2000. He has also served on the boards of a wide range of industries, such as financial services, capital goods, exposition, and housing etc.

At present, he is a director of Mahendra & Ardneham Consulting (P) Ltd, a board advisory consulting company, and is a visiting faculty at Jamanlal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies.