Advisory Board
Advisory Board
Eric Rajendra
Board Member
  • Over 30 years of experience as a senior advisor to leading international financial organizations, finance ministries and central banks
  • Supervisory board director in several emerging market banks over the past decade
  • Represented the World Bank Group’s IFC in selected equity investments in Asia and Eastern Europe
  • Directly advised the Icelandic government and international bond and bank debt holders in defining an optimal path for the restructuring of Kaupthing Bank
  • Former partner at McKinsey & Company (NY, Brussels, Hong Kong, Bangkok); the Head of International Strategic Planning at American Express (NYC); leader of the financial sector practice at two leading technology firms, EDS (Plano) and Capgemini (Paris)
  • Ranked among the Global Top 25 Most Influential Consultants by Consulting Magazine
  • Named by Euromoney to their FS Consultants Index:  A Guide to the World's Leading Financial Services Consultants and Advisors
  • A published and quoted author of books and articles on global financial services; also served as an Adjunct Professor of Strategy at INSEAD (France)
  • Educated at The Fletcher School (M.A.L.D., Tufts, in cooperation with Harvard University, USA) and Brandeis University (B.A., USA); post-graduate fellow at INSEAD (France); graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors
Mohan Chandramohan
Board Member
  • Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of American Reprographics Company (ARC), a publicly traded entity listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Successfully grew the company from $9m turnover to over $800m to be the global leader in reprographics
  • ARC was ranked 2nd (only to Google Inc.) in best post IPO performance over a three year period
  • Served as the COO and CFO of U-Save Auto Parts Stores Inc., an automotive aftermarket retail chain headquartered in Los Angeles, California
  • Specialized in International Banking with the Overseas Trust Bank Ltd which was acquired by HSBC
  • Serves on the boards of a number of organizations – both non-profit and for-profit entities – most notably, Pitzer College (Claremont Colleges), Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association (GLAZA), Flintridge Preparatory School and the Pasadena Independent Schools Foundation (PISF)
  • Investment Member, Serendip Investment Group LLC, AZ-USA
  • Holds a Master of Science degree in Management from Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC)
  • Completed post-graduate diplomas in Management at the University of California in Los Angeles and the University of Oxford in England
Deshamanya Mahesh Amalean
Board Member
  • Founder and Chairman of MAS Holdings, a Sri Lanka-based apparel manufacturer and exporter with over USD 1 billion revenues and a global presence across North America, Europe, Far East and South Asia employing ~60,000 people
  • Board Member of Dialog Axiata PLC, Chairman of SLINTEC (the National Nanotechnology initiative of Sri Lanka); Executive Committee member of the Joint Apparel Association Forum; Former Chairman of the Sri Lanka Apparel Exporters Association; Former Director of the National Council for Economic Development of Sri Lanka; Former Director TAFREN - Task Force for Rebuilding the Nation
  • One of 5 global business leaders recognized with a UN Award at the WEP’s inaugural Leadership Awards presentation; received the award for Cultural Change for Empowerment
  • Awarded the titular National Honor of “Deshamanya” - In recognition for the contribution and achievements in his specialized field of business and distinguished and meritorious service to the nation
  • Awarded the CNBC-IIFA Global Leadership Award, Business people of the Year award by LMD, Communication and Leadership award by Toast Masters International, The Distinguished Alumnus Award by National Institute of Technology (India) and ranked among the Top 20 Progressive Asian Leaders by the World Business Magazine
  • Completed executive education program on Strategic Leadership by Columbia University in New York (USA)
  • Holds a Bachelor of Technology degree in Chemical Engineering from University of Madras (India)

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