Following are respected Jury members of the CEO Awards
M Damodaran is the Director of the company. He has recently completed his tenure as the Chairman of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). As the Chairman, he was instrumental in setting the pace for appropriate regulation of the securities market in India. His prior appointments include Chairman of IDBI and Chairman of UTI. Earlier, he was the Joint Secretary (Banking Division), Ministry of Finance for five years. He was also a member of the Indian Administrative Service and has served as the Chief Secretary, Government of Tripura, apart from various assignments with the Central Government at the Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Commerce and Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.
Janmejaya Sinha is The Boston Consulting Group’s chairman of the Asia-Pacific region and a member of the firm's Executive Committee. He is also a member of the BCG Henderson Institute's Innovation Sounding Board, which is dedicated to supporting, inspiring, and guiding upstream innovation at BCG. Janmejaya has been a member of various committees set up by the government of India, Reserve Bank of India (RBI), and Indian Banks' Association (IBA), and he serves as chair of the Confederation of Indian Industry's Committee on Financial Inclusion. He also has been a member of the chief minister's Bihar State Industrial and Investment Advisory Council.
Mr. Mistry is the Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of HDFC Ltd. He is a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI). Besides being on the board of several HDFC Group companies including HDFC Bank, Mr. Mistry is also on the Board of other companies including Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services Ltd., Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd, The Great Eastern Shipping Company Ltd., Torrent Power Ltd. and Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE).
Some of Mr. Mistry's recent recognitions include, being awarded the CFO India Hall of Fame by the CFO India magazine in 2012, being honoured with the ‘CA Business Achiever of the year’ award in the Financial Sector by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) in 2011, declared as the Best CFO in the Financial Services category by the ICAI for 2008, CNBC TV18's Award for the 'Best Performing CFO in the Financial Services Sector' for three 2 consecutive year - 2006, 2007 and 2008 and CFO of the Year for 2008, selection as the 'Best Investor Relations Officer' in the Corporate Governance poll by Asiamoney
Mr. Cyril Suresh Shroff, a third-generation lawyer and the firm’s Managing Partner. It is the largest full-service law firm in India, with over 625 lawyers, including around 103 partners, and offices in India’s key business centres – Mumbai, New Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, and Chennai. His prominent deals include the work done with Etihad Airways, Reliance Industries, Wipro, Diageo, Piramal Enterprises, Warburg Pincus, Essar Energy, Standard Chartered, BNP Paribas, etc.
Mr Alok is a Broadcast journalist with a wide ranging experience in print, Television, web and radio. He has Worked with leading names of print and electronic media in India and the world --Namely, Times group, Dainik Jagran, Aajtak, BBC World service, BBCHindi.com and CNBC-AWAAZ, India's number one business news channel from the network eighteen group. Having served in various diverse capacities and locations, have acquired a diverse portfolio of professional skills and managerial insight.
Raamdeo Agrawal, 59, Joint MD and co-founder, Motilal Oswal Financial Services Limited is a distinguished stock market investor who made a fortune of 1000 Cr starting from Zero. Raamdeo Agrawal is a value miner and brain behind popular wealth creation study report of Motilal Oswal . He does a lot of research when it comes to investment. During his study, he met Mr.Motilal Oswal. They teamed up and decided to enter in the stock market after completion of a study. They established “Motilal Oswal” sub-broking firm in 1987. From small sub-broking firm Motilal Oswal has become a big financial service provider today
Mr. Nilesh Shah is the Managing Director (MD) of Kotak Mahindra Asset Management Co Ltd. He has over 25 years of experience in capital markets and market related investments, having managed funds across equity, fixed income securities and real estate for local and global investors. Mr. Nilesh has held leadership roles with Axis Capital, ICICI Prudential Asset Management Franklin Templeton and ICICI securities. He was part of the team that received the best fund house of the year award at Franklin Templeton as well as at ICICI Prudential. His hobbies include reading and educating investors on financial planning. He has also co-authored book on Financial Planning called "A Direct Take".