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The City of London Corporation India Advisory Council is a group of senior executives in the Indian financial and professional services sector that help guide our work.

Established in 2007, the Council provides guidance on the activities of the City of London Corporation's India representative office and the City of London Corporation's overall engagement with India. The group meetsbiannually in Mumbai and London to review progress in the Financial Services and professional services reforms in India, discuss work related to the City of London’s priority areas over the preceding months and establish new areas of focus.

The City of London Corporation Special Adviser for Asia, Sherry Madera, Chairs the bi-annual Council meetings.

Advisory members include (in alphabetical order):

Aisha De Sequeira - Co-country Head and Head of Investment Banking-India, Morgan Stanley

Ajay Shah - Professor, National Institute of Public Finance and Policy

Ajay Srinivasan - Chief Executive-Financial Services & Director-Corporate Strategy & Business Development, Aditya Birla Group

Deepak Parekh - Chairman, HDFC

Jairaj Purandare - Chairman, JMP Advisors Pvt. Ltd.

Jayant Rikhye - Group General Manager & Chief Executive Officer, HSBC

Leo Puri - Managing Director, UTI Asset Management Co. Ltd.

Mukesh Ambani - Chairman, Reliance Industries Ltd.

Nasser Munjee- Chairman, Development Credit Bank

Rajiv Lall - Founder, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, IDFC Bank

• Rajiv Luthra - Founder & Managing Partner, Luthra & Luthra Law Offices

• Ravi Narain - Chairman, NSDL-E Governance

• Sanjay Jain - Chief Innovation Officer, CIIE, IIM Ahmedabad

• Zia Mody - Founder & Senior Partner, AZB & Partners

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