Jayesh Shah

(Whole-time Director and CFO, Arvind Ltd)

Mr. Jayesh K. Shah is the Director and Chief Financial Officer of Arvind Limited, the flagship company of the Lalbhai Group, having an annual turnover of US.$ 1133 million. He was working with the group in its various business divisions since 1985 and in the year 2002, he became Director on the Board. Mr. Shah has distinguished academic career and has extensive administrative, financial regulatory and managerial expertise with his vast experience in the field. He started his career in Garment division of the Lalbhai Group, and then textile division and also looked after all the financial aspects of the group companies, viz. Textiles, branded garments, electronics, and telecom. He was also actively involved in merger, acquisition, expansion, diversification, project funding and Euro issue of the company. Being a dynamic professional, he has always been exploring new business opportunities and challenges. He successfully undertook a financial restructuring of the company during the period 2000 to 2002. He is also a director of Adi Finechem Limited and e-Infochips Limited. Mr. Shah is a member of the Governing Council of Ahmedabad Management Association. Mr. Shah is an Associate member of ICAI and a Commerce Graduate from Gujarat University.