Board of Director
K. V. Kamath
Independent Director

K. V. Kamath (DIN:00043501) is an Indian banker. He began his career in 1971 at ICICI. In 1988, he moved to the Asian Development Bank and spent several years in South East Asia before returning to ICICI as its Managing Director and CEO in 1996 and following its merger into ICICI Bank, was Managing Director and CEO of ICICI Bank.

Under his leadership, ICICI Bank transformed itself into a diversified, technology-driven financial services group across banking, insurance, and asset management in India with a global presence.

He retired as Managing Director and CEO in 2009 and continued as the Chairman of ICICI Bank until 2015.

He has served as Chairman of Infosys. In 2015 he was appointed as the first President of the New Development Bank set up by the BRICS countries from where he retired in 2020.

He is currently the Chairman of the National Bank for Financing Infrastructure and Development (NaBFID). He is also the Chairman and Independent Director of Jio Financial Services Limited.

He was awarded the Padma Bhushan, one of India’s highest civilian honours, in 2008.

K. V. Kamath is a mechanical engineer and completed his Post-Graduation in Business Administration from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.