Board of Directors

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Mr. T. Thomas
Chairman

Mr. T. Thomas started his career, in 1950, as an Industrial Engineer with the Indian subsidiary of Unilever (Hindustan Lever Limited – HLL). He became Chairman of the Company in 1973.

Mr. Thomas joined the Board of Directors of Unilever Plc, London, in 1979. He was responsible for consolidating the Worldwide Specialty Chemicals Group and making it one of the major profitable and growing Product Groups in Unilever.

After his retirement from Unilever Plc, in 1989, Mr. Thomas took up the assignment of a Visiting Scholar at the Sloan School at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, MA, for a year (1989-90) and taught a course in Global Strategy to MBA students.

On his return to India in 1990, Mr. Thomas set up the Indus Venture Capital Fund, modeled on Venture Funds in the USA.

He was appointed to the International Advisory Board of Lafarge, the French Cement Company, from 1986 to 1992. Mr. Thomas served as non-executive Chairman of Glaxo (India) from 1992-1998. He was non-executive Chairman of Lafarge (India) from 1999 to 2005.

Mr. Thomas has majority ownership in ITTI (a Software services Company, headquartered in Bangalore, India) and Global Pharmatech (a Pharmaceutical company, located in Hosur, near Bangalore).

He is the Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Cathedral School, in Mumbai, India; and, of the Trust of St. Thomas (erstwhile Anglican) Cathedral, in Mumbai, India.

Mr. Thomas has been closely associated with the Missionaries of Charity, since 1976.

Mr. Bipin R. Shah

In 1956, Mr. Bipin R Shah joined Hindustan Lever (subsidiary of Unilever) as Management Trainee. He became a Director of Hindustan Lever Ltd. in 1979. In that capacity, he was responsible for Foods, Animal Feeds, Agri Product and Export Business.

In 1981, he was assigned the additional responsibility of being Chairman of another Unilever subsidiary Lipton India Ltd., which was facing considerable losses and financial crisis.

Mr. Shah managed not only to turn around the company but also to restore the confidence of the shareholders and the employees.

In addition to Lipton responsibilities, Mr. Shah was also Chairman of Export Business of four Unilever Companies in India viz. Hindustan Lever Ltd., Lipton India Ltd., Brooke Bond India Ltd. and Ponds India Ltd.

Ms. Anna Thomas Chacko

Ms Anna Thomas Chacko is a graduate from Shriram College of Commerce, Delhi University.

She worked for about one year in an advertising agency in SSCB Inc, New York. She also worked in the Export department at Hindustan Unilever Ltd., for about two years.

Ms Anna Chacko manages ITTI’s Middle East operations.

Mr. Mike Shah

Mr. Mike Shah served as the Chief Executive of Digital Equipment India. Mr. Shah was with Digital Equipment India for about 24 years of which the last 6 years were as the Founder Managing Director of Digital Equipment India. He Co-founded RelQ Software Pvt. Ltd. He formed his own consulting company which advised European and US companies on business development, strategies and investment concepts in India. Mr.Shah is a  recognized leader of the IT and venture capital community. He brings more than 35 years of experience at senior management and Board level in major operational and commercial management roles.

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