Balakrishnan VMember of Board
With more than two decades of experience in leadership profiles in the finance domain, Mr. Balakrishnan joined the Board of Kaar in October 2015, as Chairman- Audit Committee and Corporate Governance. He is known to bring about efficient mentorship and positive disruption into several start-ups in this period.
During his tenure with Infosys, he served as the Chief Financial Officer and went on to be a part of the Board. He played a key role in Infosys’ Indian IPO in 1993 and the company’s first overseas listing in 1999. He has received several accolades in the financial services industry, including the Best CFO award by Finance Asia in its Asia’s best companies poll for 2008, 2009 and 2011 and the CNBC TV 18 ‘Best Performing CFO’ award for IT and ITES sector for 2008 and 2009, among others.
He is an Associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), the Institute of Company secretaries of India and the Institute of Cost & Works Accountants of India.