Ms. Anita Ramachandran, an MBA (Finance) from the Jamnalal Bajaj Institute, Mumbai is the independent director of the Company. She is a well-known HR expert in the country and has over 35 years of experience as a management consultant. She is also one of the first generations of women professionals to become an entrepreneur and run a highly successful HR consulting and services organization.
Anita began her career in the Management Consultancy division of AF Ferguson & Co (the KPMG network company in India then) in Mumbai in 1976 as the first woman consultant in the firm and worked in a wide range of areas from finance, industrial market research, strategy, and human resources consulting.
Anita founded M/s. Cerebrus Consultants in the year 1995 to focus on HR advisory services, including Organisation transformation and with over 70 consultants today, Cerebrus has established itself as a specialist firm in the HR field. She has been involved with companies such as the ICICI group, Bajaj Auto, Bharat Forge, Vodafone. Her wide general management consulting experience and insights on HR has enabled her to be a strategic advisor to many family groups. Anita supports many organizations in the social sector through pro bono professional work and remains deeply committed to working with women.