Shri Deepak M. Satwalekar, Venture Advisor, Nexus Venture Partners has been appointed as the Chairman of the Society and Board of Governors of Indian Institute of Management Indore. Shri Satwalekar will be the Chairman of the Institute for the next three years, starting from January 27, 2017.
Shri Satwalekar was earlier the Managing Director and CEO of HDFC Standard Life Insurance Co. Ltd. Prior to that, he served as the Managing Director of Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC). He has been a consultant to the World Bank, the Asian Development Bank, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (HABITAT).
Shri Satwalekar is a recipient of the ‘Distinguished Alumnus Award’ from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay. He is on the Advisory Council of IIT Bombay, and has chaired and been a member of several expert groups related to industry, government and the Reserve Bank of India.
Shri Satwalekar holds a degree in Technology from IIT Bombay and an MBA from The American University, Washington D.C.
IIM Indore is honoured to have Shri Satwalekar as the Chairperson of the Society and Board of Governors of the Institute and welcomes him as a part of IIM Indore community.