Vice Chairman & CEO
With nearly four decades of varied experience in the Banking & Financial Services domain, he played a critical role in the successful transformation of HDFC into India’s leading Financial Services Conglomerate. Besides being on the board of HDFC Group companies, he is also on the Boards of Torrent Power Ltd, CDC Group (London), Griha Investments Mauritius & Singapore and also on the Advisory Boards of other Indian Corporates
She obtained an Associate Art degree in Interior Design from Brooks College, California in the year 1995 and designed her first project in 1996. Further through the years she has practiced her unique style of interior design. On Feb 26th, 2011 Sussanne founded and introduced The Charcoal Project, India’s first and most unique design concept store. The store changed the meaning of curated interior design spaces in India.
Chef Hemant Oberoi introduced Indian diners to cuisines from across the world. His knives have carved the evolution of the culinary industry in India. Whether it was Mediterranean cuisine at the award winning Souk, Sichuan at the iconic Golden Dragon, Japanese at the world ranking Wasabi Chef broke boundaries in gastronomy.At the legendary Zodiac Grill he took the fine dining culture to unbeatable heights.
Beerbiceps & Monk-E Entertainment
Digital learning & lifestyle influencer with 3 Lakh+ followers across YouTube, Instagram and Facebook. He has interviewed renowned personalities from business tycoons to motivational speakers and celebrities. He is a case study in the digital space in himself.
A veteran of the Marketing and Advertising world and Founder Chairman of Madison World. The Economic Times Brand Equity Ad Agency Reckoner ranks Sam as “India’s Most Influential Media Person” for last 11 years. He has been a President of the Advertising Club Bombay, Chairman of the Advertising Standards Council of India, President of the Advertising Agencies Association of India.
Chairman & MD
Rustomjee & Vp Credai
A graduate from Harvard Business School, he is a first generation real estate developer and an entrepreneur with over 23 years of experience. Apart from being the Vice President of CREDAI, he also champions the cause of “making education a priority” under the Rustom Irani Foundation. He is also an active member of YPO & EO.
Hrishikesh Kannan is producer & presenter on the nations biggest breakfast radio show on 94.3 RadioOne & Podcast creator & anchor on the online platforms ‘moneycontrol.com’ & ‘Book My Show Jukebox’. A Multiple RAPA & PROMAX award winning radio host, voice artiste & MC, has won the War Of The RJs 2016, Afternoon Newsmakers Achievers Award 2018 and EEMAX Global Award 2019
CEO, Brand Capital
The Times Of India Group
Entrepreneur, Evangelist & Believer Sammy, an alumni of IIT-Madras & University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business, with an expertise to manage multi-billion dollar investments across the globe. Under his leadership, Brand Capital has invested nearly $1 bn in over 250 companies. Sam has held leadership positions at Houlihan Lokey, American Express, Goldman Sachs, Booz Allen Hamilton.
Driving force behind the Rustomjee brand. Currently heads the company’s Sales, Marketing and HR functions assuming P&L accountability for various projects. An active member in the EO Community.
MD & CEO
Universal Music Group & EMI
Indian Businessman & Musician is also the MD of Universal Music Publishing Group. Incharge of the management and operation of all Universal Labels, Business & Publishing in the region. He’s also a judge on a television show - The Stage.
Inspector General Of Police (Cyber) & Ciso, Maharashtra
Singh is an elite Indian Police Service officer with prior stint as special inspector general of police with the CID. He successfully implemented Crime Criminal Tracking and Networking Systems (CCTNS) project in Maharashtra State. Due to his efforts, Maharashtra implemented path-breaking IT schemes like online first information reports (FIRs), advanced forensics, and digitization of the state’s crime records.
Ex-Soldier & UN
Former CEO of National Intelligence Grid. He teaches Leadership, Analytics, Strategy and Communication in leading Business Schools and Institutions and is a member of the Outstanding Speaker Bureau. Raghu is Ex Mahindra Group and a columnist for the leading Indian Business Newspaper The MINT and the author of a book on National Security titled “Everyman’s War”.
Khushru Jijina is Managing Director, Piramal Capital & Housing Finance Limited (PCHFL). A Chartered Accountant with an illustrious career spanning well over three decades in the field of real estate, corporate finance and treasury management. Under his leadership, PCHFL has grown rapidly and provides both wholesale and retail funding opportunities across sectors.
Falguni Shane Peacock
With over 15 years of global presence, the label has established its place as a leading luxury couture brand. Having advanced in design sensibilities and technology by launching virtual styling, and shop-able videos helping the brides to co-create ensembles virtually. The Peacock philosophy believes that ‘Life is too short to blend in’ which they translate into their every unique creation.
Giants Welfare Foundation
An Indian fashion designer, politician, and a social worker, Shaina is the World Chairperson at Giants Welfare Foundation, leading a large family of 25000. Known in the Indian fashion industry as the ‘Queen of Drapes’ for draping a saree in 54 different ways, she holds a record in the Guinness Book of World Records for fastest saree drape. As a female politician, she is often projected as the face of the BJP in television debates.
SDA Bocconi Asia Center
Passionate entrepreneur and director of businesses set up in 5 countries in the field of marketing and retail, luxury and FMCG in Italy and France, fashion and textile manufacturing in Spain and China, MLM and housewares in India and most importantly, higher education in India with the prestigious Bocconi School of management.
CEO & MD
IDBI Federal Life Insurance
Born inspirational leader responsible for Business generation through Banks, Brokers ,Corporate Agents and Groups. Impeccable writer, with an ability to inspire his team even to walk through the path of fire. He is also a key member and speaker at prominent industry platforms like CII, ASSOCHAM and FICCI. In past, he has worked with ANZ Grindlays, Standard Chartered Bank and Mashreq Bank in the UAE.
With over 40 years of experience, Malini has worked with HSBC and now works with corporate and NGO Boards to advise and guide them on matters relating to Governance, Investor Relations, and the design & integration of effective Sustainability, ESG and Impact Investing. She is a Chairperson, Advisory Council at the Watershed Organisation Trust, Director at Pune City Connect, Saksoft, and Mirae Asset Investment Managers.