Business India’s Kings of Capital – Part II: Deepak Parekh Updated : May 28, 2020 05:40 PM IST Deepak Parekh’s knack of picking the right people for the right job has proven to be of immense value for HDFC group shareholders. Deepak Parekh joined HDFC Ltd as a Deputy General Manager in 1978, a year after HDFC Ltd was formed. By 1985, Deepak Parekh had risen to the post of Managing Director and he became the Executive Chairman of HDFC Ltd in 1993. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.