Mr. Sudip Bandyopadhyay is an independent, non-executive Director. He was appointed as a Director on September 16, 2010 and designated as an independent Director under the Companies Act, 2013 on March 12, 2015. He is also a director on the boards of our Subsidiaries, ITSL and SVIL. He is a Chartered Accountant certified by the ICAI and a Cost and Works Accountant certified by the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India. Mr. Bandyopadhyay has also been the managing director and chief executive officer of Destimoney Securities Private Limited since March 2011. He has previously worked with Reliance Securities Limited.