People: Infosys Ltd (INFY.NS)
13 Dec 2018
Dr. Punita Kumar Sinha serves as Independent Director of the Company. She has served as one of the directors on our Board since January 2016. She is the member of the Audit Committee, Corporate Social Responsibility Committee and Stakeholders Relationship Committee. Dr. Kumar-Sinha has focused on investment management and financial markets during her 28-year career. She spearheaded some of the first foreign investments into the Indian equity markets in the early 1990s. She is the Founder and Managing Partner, Pacific Paradigm Advisors, an independent investment advisory and management firm focused on Asia. Dr. Kumar-Sinha is also a Senior Advisor and serves as an independent director for several companies. Prior to founding Pacific Paradigm Advisors, she was a Senior Managing Director of Blackstone and Chief Investment Officer of Blackstone Asia Advisors. She was also the Senior Portfolio Manager and CIO for The India Fund (NYSE:IFN), the largest India Fund in the US, for almost 15 years, The Asia Tigers Fund (NYSE:GRR), and The Asia Opportunities Fund. At Blackstone Asia Advisors, she led the business and managed teams in the US, India, and Hong Kong. Prior to joining Blackstone, Dr. Kumar-Sinha was a Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager at Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc., and CIBC World Markets, where she helped open one of the first India advisory offices for a foreign firm. She also worked at Batterymarch (a Legg Mason company), Standish Ayer & Wood (a BNY Mellon company), JP Morgan and IFC / World Bank. She has been frequently featured in the media. She has been a speaker at several forums and many of her contributions at seminars and conferences have projected the potential and prospects of Asia as an investment destination. She has a Ph.D. and a Masters in Finance from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. She received her undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering with distinction from the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi. She has an MBA and is also a CFA Charter holder.
|Total Annual Compensation, INR||13,300,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, INR||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, INR||--|
|All Other, INR||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, INR||13,300,000|