Chairman, Apex Avalon Pte Ltd
Girija is Executive Chairman of Apex Avalon Consulting Pte Ltd, our Singapore JV. Girija has over three decades of experiences in senior positions with ANZ Banking Group across three countries in Asia and then in Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) Ltd where he spent over 11 years. In his last role as Chairman of TCS, Girija grew its APAC business from scratch to over 11,000 associates in 14 countries. He was conferred the best CEO award from Singapore HR Institute. Girija was also Vice Chairman of TCS' joint-venture with the Chinese Government and instrumental in building the business to over 2,500 associates in six cities in China.
Girija served as Economic Advisor to the Mayor of Guangzhou. He was council member for the Singapore Government's high powered Manpower Council set up by the Infocom Development Authority and amongst others serves on the Advisory Board of Singapore Management University, the boards of Singapore International Chamber of Commerce, Institute of South Asian Studies and National Council of Social Services.
In India, Girija was Chairman/CEO of ANZ Grindlays Funds Management and served as a senior Banker in various capacities in major cities. He was active in the Managing Committee of Bombay Chamber of Commerce & Industry, on RBI committee on FX market development and National Institute of Bank Management.
GIrija holds a Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering and MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.
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