Board of Directors
Mr T.V. Mohandas PAI
Mr Pai was appointed Independent Director on 1st December 2011.
Mr Pai is Chairman of Manipal Global Education Services Private Limited. Before joining Manipal Global, he was a Member of the Infosys Board of Directors and Head – Administration, Education & Research, Finance, Human Resources and Infosys Leadership Institute. He joined Infosys in 1994 and served on its Board from May 2000 onwards. He was the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) from 1994 to 2006 and was instrumental in transforming Infosys into one of the world’s most respected and widely known software service companies. In 2006, he voluntarily stepped down from the office of CFO to lead efforts in the areas of human resources, education and research. Mr Pai was an integral part of the Infosys team that enabled the first listing of an India-registered company on NASDAQ and the first sponsored secondary offering of American Depositary Shares by an Indian company. He was voted the ‘CFO of the Year’ in 2001 by IMA India. He won the ‘Best CFO in India’ award from Finance Asia in 2002, and ‘Best Chief Financial Officer in India’ in the Best Managed Companies poll conducted by Asia Money in 2004.
Mr Pai is a Non-Executive Non-Independent Director of Havells India Limited, and a Director on the boards of various private companies. He serves as a Director of the International Tax Research and Analysis Foundation, the Invest Karnataka Forum and the National Stock Exchange India Limited. He is also a Designated Partner of Aarin Asset Advisors LLP, Co-Founder and Partner of Aarin Capital, Partner of 3one4capital Advisors LLP and 3one4 Holdings LLP, Beneficiary of the 3one4 Meridian Trust, Nominee-Body Corp Partner of Neev Assets Advisors LLP and Ideaspring Advisors LLP and Proprietor of Mohan Pai & Co.
Mr Pai holds a Bachelor of Commerce from St Joseph’s College of Commerce, Bangalore and a Bachelor of Laws from the Bangalore University. He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and a Trustee of the International Accounting Standards Committee Foundation, the body that oversees the International Accounting Standards Board.