Ms. Vishakha Mulye, Executive Director

Ms. Vishakha Mulye

 

Ms. Vishakha Mulye
Executive Director, ICICI Bank Limited

 

Ms. Vishakha Mulye is an Executive Director on the Board of ICICI Bank since January 2016. She heads the Domestic and International Wholesale Banking, Markets and Commercial Banking businesses at the Bank.

 

Ms. Mulye, a Chartered Accountant, has been with the ICICI Group since 1993. In her career, she has handled several responsibilities in the areas of strategy, treasury & markets, proprietary equity investing and management of long-term equity investments, structured finance, management of special assets and corporate & project finance.

 

Ms. Mulye led the team that planned and executed the merger of ICICI and ICICI Bank in 2002. She also led the team which negotiated and concluded the merger of erstwhile Sangli Bank with ICICI Bank. From 2002 to 2005, she was responsible for the Bank's structured finance and global markets businesses, and its financial institutions’ relationships. In 2005, she took over as the Group Chief Financial Officer. In 2007 she was elevated to the Board of ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company and in 2009, she assumed leadership of ICICI Venture Funds Management Company as its MD & CEO. Currently, apart from ICICI Bank, Ms. Mulye is also on the board of ICICI Lombard General Insurance and chairs the board of ICICI Bank Canada.

 

Ms. Mulye is a member of Aspen Institute’s 'India Leadership Initiative'. She was also selected as 'Young Global Leader' in 2007 by the World Economic Forum. She received the ‘India CFO Award’ in 2006 from IMA India for 'Excellence in Finance in a Large Corporate' and ‘CA Corporate Leader Award’ in 2008 from the Institute of Chartered Accountants. In February 2012, she received the ‘GR8! Women Awards’ from the Indian Television Academy for her contribution as an ‘Eminent Personality in the field of Banking’. In March 2019, she was felicitated at News 18 Lokmat’s award ceremony ‘Mukta Sanman’ for her work in the field of Business and Finance.

 

Ms. Mulye features in several power lists such as the ’Most Powerful Women in Indian Business’ by Business Today and ‘Most Powerful Women’ by Fortune India. She was inducted into Business Today’s ’Hall of Fame’ after being featured seven times in a row in its power list.