Executive Vice-Chairman and Managing Director Kotak Mahindra Bank
Uday Kotak, aged 58 years, holds a Bachelor's degree in Commerce, and a MMS degree from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai. He is the Executive Vice-Chairman and Managing Director of the Bank and its principal founder and promoter. Under Mr. Kotak's leadership, over the past 31 years, Kotak Mahindra group established a prominent presence in major areas of financial services including Banking, Stock broking, Investment banking, Car finance, Insurance and Asset Management.
Mr. Kotak has been awarded the 'EY World Entrepreneur of the Year Award' in 2014 by Ernst & Young, 'Economic Times Business Leader of the Year Award' in 2015 by the Economic Times, 'Best Transformational Leader Award 2015' by Asian Centre for Corporate Governance Sustainability in 2016, and 'Businessman of the Year 2016' by Business India amongst many others.