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  • Sandip Das Advisory Board

    Sandip Das

    Member - Advisory Board

    Sandip Das is one of Asia’s most respected telecommunications professionals and an acclaimed Chief Executive. He is on the Advisory Board of a UK-based investment company, reputation-management firm Astrum and Exhibitions India, besides consulting for international banks and investment companies. He was formerly the MD & CEO of Reliance Jio, Group CEO and Executive Director of Maxis Communications Berhad, Malaysia and CEO and Board Director of Hutchison Essar Telecom (later Vodafone), India. He holds BE (Mechanical Engineering) and MBA degrees, and is an alumnus of Advanced Management Program (AMP 188) from Harvard Business School, Boston. For four years, he appeared on the Global List of Most Powerful People in Telecom published by Global Telecoms magazine. He has been awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to Indian Telecom by Voice & Data magazine, Cyber Media Publications..

  • B.S.Shantharaju Advisory Board

    BS Shantharaju

    Member - Advisory Board

    BS Shantharaju has over 15 years of experience as CEO across four large enterprises. He retired as CEO of Indus Towers, the world’s largest telecom tower company valued at around $15 billion. He was also the CEO of New Delhi International Airports, where he led the organisation’s transformation post privatisation. As Managing Director of Gujarat Gas Company (then subsidiary of British Gas), he led it to a major growth trajectory. He has also been the Chief Financial Officer and Country Managing Director of SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Limited for Bangladesh. He is a qualified accountant, has an MBA degree from the International Management Institute, New Delhi and is an alumnus of London Business School. He was among the final shortlisted candidates for the CNBC Asia Business Leader Award in 2005. He has also been a speaker at various leadership forums, including at Harvard Business School.