Ms. Rama Bijapurkar, Independent Director


Ms. Rama Bijapurkar
Independent Director, ICICI Bank Limited


Ms. Rama Bijapurkar is an independent management consultant working in the area of business-market strategy; and an acknowledged thought leader on ‘consumer India’ and India’s consumer economy. She is a regular visiting faculty at IIM Ahmedabad and is also co-founder of People Research on India’s Consumer Economy, a think tank and fact tank focused on providing the “people view” of India’s economy and citizen environment.


Ms. Bijapurkar is among India’s most experienced independent directors and has served on the boards of several of India’s blue chip companies (many of them being in the financial services sector) as well as on the governing councils of academic institutions and public service institutions (including Banking Codes and Standards Board of India and the Insurance Information Bureau of India).


She has a special knowledge/practical experience in the areas like Business Management, Marketing, Banking, Economics, Information Technology, Human Resources, Governance, Strategy and Payment & Settlement Systems.


She holds a BSc (Honours) degree in physics from University of Delhi and a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.