With nearly 4 decades of experience in management consulting, Roopen Roy has served in various capacities in India and abroad. He is the Founder and CEO of Sumantrana Management Consultants, a strategic advisory firm. Prior to that, he was the Country Leader and Managing Director of Deloitte Consulting in India. He was formerly the Managing Director of PricewaterhouseCoopers in India where he pioneered the IT services business and establishment of offshore delivery centers. He is a Chartered Accountant with a Masters' Degree in Advanced Accounting and a Graduate Degree in Law. He has also completed the Advanced Management Program (AMP) at the Harvard Business School. He has served on the Board of Governors of IIT Kharagpur, IIM Calcutta,Nasscom, XIM Bhubaneswar and AIMA. He is currently serving on the Board of Directors of Amalgamated Plantations (a Tata enterprise) and TCG Digital LLC, US.
Kiran Karnik is the former President of the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM), India's premier trade body and Chamber of Commerce for the information technology software and services industry. He has also served as Managing Director of the Discovery Network in India, Founder- Director of the Consortium for Educational Communication and the Indian Space Research Organisation.
He is currently member of the Scientific Advisory Council to the Prime Minister and Central Employment Guarantee Council, besides chairing the International Steering Committee of the Commonwealth Connects Programme.
Awarded Padma Shri in 2007 and Data Quest IT Person of the Year award in 2005, he was recognized as one of the 'Stars of Asia' by Business Week in 2004 and 'Face of the Year' by Forbes magazine in 2003. In 1998, the International Astronautical Federation awarded him with the Frank Malina medal for space education. A post-graduate from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, Karnik holds an honours degree in physics from Mumbai University.
A post graduate in Development Banking from Manchester (UK), Rajiv Kishore Dubey is a former Chairman and Managing Director of Canara Bank and has served as Chairman of various subsidiaries/JVs of Canara Bank in India and abroad. He has served as the Director of the Central Bank of India, Centbank entities, International ARC P Ltd, Delhi Financial Corporation, and Punjab National Bank Regional Rural Bank, Bihar.
Rajiv has been member of multiple industry associations such as Indian Bank Association, CII National Council on Financial Sector Development 2013-14, IIBF Governing Council. He has won awards and accolades from various associations including Best Banker Award from Retail Banker International (RBI).
Arun Kapur has over 40 years of proven experience in leading organizations across the globe and is one of the top management professionals in India. A visionary, Arun has been credited with pioneering the concept of passive telecom infrastructure sharing in India. He is well recognized for his successful track record of accomplishment in stakeholder value creation and managing diversified businesses such as Infrastructure, Telecom, Technology and Office Automation in competitive markets. Being associated with the SREI Group for over 10 years, Arun co-founded and led the group's entry in the telecom infrastructure business as Group President and Managing Director, Quippo.
Arun has held senior positions with Xerox, Usha Martin Telekom Limited (UMTL) UMTL to Hutchison Whampoa Usha Martin Infotech.