MUMBAI: Capri Global Capital Ltd, a leading non-banking financial company, has strengthened its Board of Directors with the appointment of Mr. L V Prabhakar, former MD & CEO of Canara Bank, along with distinguished leaders Mr. Shishir Priyadarshi and Ms. Nupur Mukherjee as additional independent directors.
This strategic move, subject to shareholder approval, enhances the Board’s strength to 9 independent directors, contributing to a diverse and robust leadership team in a Board comprising 10 directors, including the MD & CEO.
Mr. Rajesh Sharma, the Managing Director of Capri Global Capital Ltd, expressed enthusiasm about the prestigious appointments, stating, “We are honored to welcome Mr. L V Prabhakar, Mr. Shishir Priyadarshi, and Ms. Nupur Mukherjee as additional independent directors. Their vast experience across the financial services ecosystem will significantly benefit Capri Global as we embark on our next phase of growth. Their rich and diverse backgrounds in banking, finance, technology, and ESG bring a fresh perspective to our deliberations. This appointment aligns with our commitment to fortify the Board and enhance its independence.”
Brief Profile of New Board Members:
Mr. L V Prabhakar, former MD & CEO of Canara Bank, brings a rich experience in banking and finance, having held pivotal roles in public sector banks, AMCs, and insurance companies. He has been appointed for 5 years.
Mr. Shishir Priyadarshi, a veteran bureaucrat, and the First Indian civil servant to serve as Director of WTO, adds a wealth of experience to the Board with over four decades in various national and global institutions, bringing a unique perspective. He has been appointed for 3 years.
Ms. Nupur Mukherjee, a technology leader with a focus on data-driven solutions, cloud, and AI technologies, brings valuable experience from top Indian technology companies, serving as the Global Managing Director at Standard Chartered Bank and Barclays. She has been appointed for 3 years.
This dynamic trio of new Board members underscores Capri Global’s dedication to harnessing diverse expertise for sustained growth in the financial sector.