Mr S. Ramadorai
Mr S. Ramadorai (69) is currently acting as Chairman of National Skill Development Agency (NSDA) in the rank of a Cabinet Minister.
Mr S. Ramadorai (69) has been in public service since February 2011, currently acting as Chairman of National Skill Development Agency (NSDA) in the rank of a Cabinet Minister. The NSDA is a newly formed autonomous body which will coordinate and harmonise the skill development efforts of the Government and the private sector to achieve the skilling targets of the nation. He is also Chairman of the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), a Public Private Partnership arm of the Government of India for creating large, for-profit vocational institutions. Mr Ramadorai continues as the Vice Chairman of Tata Consultancy Services Limited.
In recognition of Mr Ramadorai’s commitment and dedication to the IT industry he was awarded the Padma Bhushan, India’s third highest civilian honour, in January 2006. In April 2009, he was awarded the CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II for his contribution to the Indo - British economic relations.
Mr Ramadorai’s academic credentials include a Bachelor degree in Physics from Delhi University, a Bachelor of Engineering, degree in Electronics and Telecommunications from Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru and a Master degree in Computer Science from the University of California, USA. Mr Ramadorai attended the MIT Sloan School of Management’s highly acclaimed Senior Executive Development Programme in 1993.
Mr Ramadorai joined the Board of the Company as an Independent Director in May 2002. He is a Member of the Audit Committee and the Chairman of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee of the Company.