Naïna Lal Kidwai

Audit Committee
Elected to the Board 2006


Date of birth: 1957
Nationality: Indian

 
Career
  • Until October 2015 Chairperson of HSBC Group of Companies in India
  • May 2009 - 2011 Country Head and Group General Manager, HSBC India
  • November 2002 Deputy Chief Executive Officer HSBC, India
    Vice Chairperson & Managing Director HSBC Securities & Capital Markets India Pvt Ltd
  • 1994 - 2002 Vice Chairperson and Head Investment Banking, Morgan Stanley India / JM Morgan Stanley
  • 1982 - 1994 Anz Grindlays Bank Plc. (now Standard Chartered Bank)
  • 1991 - 1994 Chief Manager Retail Bank
  • 1989 - 1991 Chief Manager and Head Investment Bank, India
  • 1987 - 1989 Manager North India of the Investment Bank based in Delhi
  • 1984 - 1987 Manager West India of the Investment Bank based in Bombay
  • 1977 - 1980 Price Waterhouse & Co.
Education
  • 1980 - 1982 Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration, Boston, Massachusetts (USA)
    Degree of Master in Business Administration
  • 1977 - 1980 Institute of Chartered Accountants, Delhi (India)
    Studied Chartered Accountancy
  • 1974 - 1977 Delhi University Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi (India)
    Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics (Honors)
  • 1968 - 1973 Loreto Convent, Simla (India) Indian School Certificate Examination (specialisation in Science and Mathematics)
Mandates
  • Chairperson, Max Financial Services Ltd. (IN)
  • Board member, Cipla Ltd. (IN)
  • Board member, Larsen+Toubro Ltd. (IN)
  • Board member, ALTICO Capital India Pvt Ltd. (IN)
  • Global Advisor, Harvard Business School and South Asia Advisory Board
  • Governing Board, NCAER (National Council of Applied Economics Research)
  • Board member, Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation
  • Board member, Governors of Lady Sri Ram College
  • Member, India-Malaysia CEO Forum
  • Member, BRICS Business Council
  • Member, Rajasthan State CM's Advisory Council
  • Chair, FICCI (Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry) Sustainability and Energy Mission
  • Commissioner for the Global Commission on Economy and Climate
  • Chair, India Sanitation Coalition
  • Advisory Board member, Wildlife Conservation Trust
  • Member, US India Innovation Forum Steering Committee
  • Member, Investment Advisory Committee of Army Group Insurance Fund
  • Member, Oxford University India Center
Honors and awards
  • 2007 awarded Padma Shri by the Indian Government