Mr. Amal Ganguli, 65, is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales and a member of the New Delhi chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors, Florida, U.S.A. He was the Chairman and Senior Partner of Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PWC), India till his retirement on 31st March, 2003. Besides his qualifications in the area of accounting and auditing, Mr. Ganguli is a fellow of the British Institute of Management and alumnus of IMI, Geneva.
Mr. Ganguli, trained in the UK to become a Chartered Accountant. He was econded as a Partner to PWC, UK/USA for a year in 1972-73. During his career spanning over 40 years, Mr. Ganguli’s range of work included International Tax advice and planing, cross border investments, Corporate mergers and re-organisation, financial evaluation of projects, management, operational and statutory audit and consulting projects funded by International funding agencies. In the course of his professional career, he has dealt with a variety of clients including US AID, World Bank, ADB, NTPC, Alcatel, GE, Hindustan Lever, STC, Hewlett Packard and IBM.
Mr. Ganguli is a member of the Board of Directors of several Companies such as Hughes Escorts Communications Limited, Flextronics Software Systems Limited, Tube Investments of India Limited, Gillette India Limited, HCL Technologies Limited, Samtel Colour Limited, Samcor Glass Ltd., New Delhi Television Limited and Century Textiles and Industries Ltd. Mr. Ganguli is a member of Audit Committees of Hughes Escorts Communications Ltd., HCL Technologies Ltd., Gillette India Limited, Samtel Colour Limited, Samcor Glass Limited and Century Textiles and Industries Ltd. He is chairman of the Audit Committee of Flextronics Software Systems Limited and a member of Remuneration Committees of Tube Investments of India Limited and Gillette India Limited. He is also a member of Share Transfer and Shareholders’/Investors’ Grievance Committee of Century Textiles and Industries Ltd.