Ms. Arathi Krishna, Master of Arts (MA) in Economics from the Stella Maris College; Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Michigan Business School, USA. Ms Arathi Krishna had undergone on-the-job training in USA after completion of her MBA Program. She started her career in 1990 as a Management Trainee in the Company. After training, she was appointed as Manager - Business Strategy and Systems in 1993 and became General Manager in 1998. Through her work experience in India and abroad, she has acquired wide managerial and business administration skills. She was appointed as Managing Director (designated as Executive Director) effective May 3, 2006. She was re-appointed as Managing Director (designated as Joint Managing Director) effective May 3, 2011 and subsequently re-appointed for a period of five years with effect from May 3, 2016 and for a further period of fi ve years with effect from May 3, 2021. She was re-designated as the Managing Director of the Company effective, April 20, 2018. She is a Whole-time Key Managerial Personnel as defi ned under Section 203 of the Companies Act, 2013.