Shailesh Haribhakti

Shailesh Haribhakti

Board Chair | Independent Director | Evangelist - Economy, Policy, ESG & IR

Shailesh Haribhakti has led one of India’s most respected and diversified Chartered Accounting firms – Haribhakti & Co. LLP for the last 4 decades. He works in setting up high quality global audits through a ‘not for profit’ initiative surrounding his recently authored ‘Audit Renaissance’ book. He is currently the Non‐Exec Chairman of L&T Finance Holdings Ltd., L&T Mutual Fund and Future Lifestyle Fashions Ltd. Alongside serving as the Chairman on the board of United Way India, he is also the director at several pharmaceutical, media, appliances, developers, cement firms. He also serves on the advisory Boards of Doha Bank and Excellence Enablers Pvt. Ltd. Mr. Haribhakti has a passion for teaching, writing and public speaking. He was associated with IIM‐Ahmedabad as visiting faculty from 1981‐83. He has led BMA, IIA (Mumbai), ICAI (WIRC), IMC, FPSB and Rotary Club of Bombay over the last several decades. For two years he served on the Standards Advisory Council of the IASB in London and was Chairman of NPS (National Pension Scheme) Trust from 2015‐2017. He frequently contributes his views on public forums, to the press and to the electronic media.