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Member, GIC International Advisory Board
Uday Kotak is Founder, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Kotak Mahindra Bank. He has led the group in a broad range of financial services for over 34 years. The group’s vision for equitable prosperity extends beyond financial services. The Kotak Education Foundation works with some of India’s most economically underprivileged communities, attempting to alleviate poverty through education and livelihood programmes. Mr Kotak is a member of the International Advisory Panel of Monetary Authority of Singapore, and has served as Chairman of the Corporate Governance Committee constituted by SEBI. He has been awarded the Ernst & Young World Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 2014, and the USIBC Global Leadership Award at the 2018 India Ideas Summit organized by the U.S.-India Business Council.
Mr Kotak holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce and a Master’s in Management Studies degree from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai.
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