Vodafone Idea Ltd said its board has appointed Suresh Vaswani as an independent director for three years. “…based on the recommendation of the nomination & remuneration committee, the board of directors of the company have appointed Suresh Choithram Vaswani as an additional director, qualifying as an independent director on the board of the company for a period of 3 years with effect from 8 February, 2019,” the company said in a regulatory filing.
Vaswani, 59, is an engineer from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur and holds a management degree from Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad. He is currently acting as an external global advisor to Bain Consulting and is also a board member of technology companyServion Inc. Vaswani also serves as a senior director on Everstone Capital where he has the role of an operating advisor in their IT and BPO portfolios. In the past, he has held key positions in organizations such as IBM Global Technology Services, Dell India, and Wipro.―Devdiscourse