People: NIIT Ltd (NIIT.NS)
Mr. Vijay Kumar Thadani has been appointed as Executive Vice Chairman of the Board, Managing Director of NIIT Limited effective April 01, 2015. He is no longer serve as Chief Executive Officer of the Company effective April 01, 2015. As a Co-founder of the NIIT Group, he serves on the Board of NIIT Technologies Limited, its software and services arm. Mr. Thadani has led the Group’s globalization efforts since 1991, taking the NIIT flag to over 38 countries. An acknowledged industry thought-leader, Mr. Thadani has served as President of MAIT (Manufacturers’ Association for Information Technology) and as Chairman of the Indian Government’s Committee on National Information Infrastructure. He has been a member of the Strategy Council of Global Alliance for ICT and Development of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESAGAID). Mr. Thadani has Chaired the IT Committee of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in USA, the CII National Committee on Education, India and the CII Northern Region for 2011- 2012. Mr. Thadani served as the Chairman of the National Accreditation Board for Education and Training (NABET), and the Board of Governors of Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Allahabad. Co-founder of NIIT University, a new model in higher education, Mr. Thadani is on Board of leading education institutions, including on the India Advisory Board of the Maastricht University, Netherlands; India Advisory Board of Project Management Institute (PMI), USA and the Governing Council of All India Management Association (AIMA). A ‘Distinguished Alumnus’ of the premier Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, Mr. Thadani was honored with the position of ‘Economic Consultant’ to Chongqing, world’s largest city in the People’s Republic of China.
|Total Annual Compensation, INR||2,380,290|
|Restricted Stock Award, INR||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, INR||--|
|All Other, INR||305,719|
|Fiscal Year Total, INR||2,686,000|