Anupa Sahney

Origami Consultants

A Partner at Origami Consultants, Anupa developed the consulting arm of the company in 2001. She was part of the McKinsey India start-up office in 1993, specializing in financial services. She subsequently worked with Capital One and American International Group (AIG) to establish their India entry strategies and presence. She began her career at Touche Ross in London, specializing in insurance investigation work. Anupa is an Associate Chartered Accountant, Institute…

Mintoo Bhandari

AGM India Advisors Private Limited

Mr. Mintoo Bhandari serves as the Managing Director of of Apollo Global Management’s (AGM) India Advisors Private Limited. Mr. Bhandari is a Senior Partner at AION, Apollo Global Management’s dedicated fund for India, since December 22, 2016. Mr. Bhandari was the Principal Founder and Managing Director of The View Group, L.P. Prior to founding group in 1992, he was employed at Harvard Management Company, Inc where he was a member…

Padmini Somani

Narotam Sekhsaria Foundation

Padmini Somani heads the Narotam Sekhsaria Foundation that supports projects on health, education, livelihood, governance, art and culture. Padmini is also the founder of Salaam Bombay Foundation and Healis Sekhsaria Institute of Public Health. She also serves on various other trust boards of schools and institutions including the Ambuja Cement Foundation and Ambuja Education Trust, Indian Institute for Craft Design (IICD) and on committees of the Government of India and…

Ranjit Shahani

Novartis India Ltd.

Mr. Ranjit Shahani has served as the Managing Director and Vice Chairman at Novartis India Ltd. since 2005. He is a mechanical engineer from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur and and also holds an MBA from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies in Mumbai. He started his career with Imperial Chemical Industries (ICI) in India in their businesses of fibers and specialty chemicals. Later, he rose to the position…

Rati Godrej


Dr. Rati Godrej graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine in 1988. She completed her training in Internal Medicine from Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. She has been living in Mumbai India since 1991. Her professional experience in India has included being a clinical consultant for the U.S. Consulate Medical Unit in Mumbai India from 1994 till 2014 and a deputy medical director…

Swati Piramal

Piramal Enterprises

Swati Piramal is Vice Chairperson and Whole-time Director of Piramal Enterprises. She also serves as a member of the Prestigious Harvard Board of Overseers and Dean’s Advisor to Harvard Business School and Public Health. She had the honour of serving as an Adviser to the Honourable Prime Minister from 2006 to 2014 in science, technology and economic policy. Dr. Swati Piramal holds a Medical Degree from Mumbai University and a…