Standard & Poor’s Current Affairs - 2020
India’s second largest software services firm, Infosys has appointed Roopa Kudva as an independent member on its board of directors.
At present, she is managing director (MD) and chief executive officer (CEO) of Crisil, a subsidiary of global rating agency- Standard & Poor’s.
About Roopa Kudva
- Kudva had joined Crisil in 1992 and was appointed its MD and CEO in 2007.
- She also had worked with Standard & Poor’s in Paris as its Director at Financial Institutions Ratings covering the Middle-East, Eastern Europe, and Mediterranean countries.
- Kudva holds a postgraduate diploma in management (PGDM) from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A).
- She is also a member of several policy-level committees relating to Indian government’s financial system, including committees of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).